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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hello, Just an introduction to all on the forum I recently joined. I am a 57 year old male with type 2 and hypertension diagnosed at the beginning of 2013. Decided to join in the hopes of seeing from others what works or does not work for them; specifically in lowering their fasting glucose...
  2. Diabetes News
    I thought this article needs exposure as it spells out most of the problems people can have with statins. It can be found here The Grave Dangers of Statin Drugs—and the Surprising Benefits of Cholesterol . This is especially significant because the USDA guidelines have dropped the argument...
  3. Diabetes Forum Lounge
    This is one blog I read every time he posts a new one. Granted it is across the pond, but I still enjoy reading his views and learning from him. What is a conflict of interest anyway? | Dr. Malcolm Kendrick is the current blog. In it he exposed one of the persons responsible for the statin...
  4. Diabetes Treatment
    OK, so as I mentioned in my post "Lowered A1C via LCHF, Rock On!" there was a nice change in my A1C from 6.7 to 5.7. That lab test came back on Saturday - and yesterday was the day to see my doc and discuss the results. He was very pleased in my A1C results and told me to discontinue the...
  5. Diabetes News
    Apparently, in some people, taking statins increases their chances of Type 2 diabetes. Haven't tracked down the original article. Global Health and Wellness News: Statins and Diabetes
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