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by 369 · September 13, 2011 at 2:21 PM

I have been researching paleo nutrition for a while, have always carried a great deal of weight, and the only way I was successful in the past at taking it off was a very low carb diet. (Atkins) While eating horribly, I recently developed... (more)

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Beth_WeightMaven 0 · September 13, 2011 at 2:21 PM

If you haven't, I'd also recommend you check out Jenny Ruhl's Blood Sugar 101.

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by 20222 · November 04, 2010 at 1:38 PM

He recommends 1g of Evening Primrose Oil 3 times per day with alpha lipoic acid and biotin. Together, they mimic insulin (weakly) without the fat gain effect. So it should be helpful to keep blood glucose lower. I'm a little nervous to up my n-6... (more)

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SnowDog 0 · November 04, 2010 at 1:38 PM

I am taking 500mg of EPO and 200mg of R-ALA, (available from www.nutrabulk.com), 500mg Taurine, 500mg GABA, and 500 mg L-Carnosine, twice each day, and I've tried this combination off and on for about 2 years now, and I believe that my blood sugar... (more)

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by 2512 · April 22, 2011 at 1:35 AM

It's easy to convince someone with Type 2 Diabetes that low-carb paleo is the way to go, since the Internet is flooded with material supporting this move and anecdotes of successful folks who have cured the disease, even whilst eating... (more)

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speedy 0 · April 22, 2011 at 1:35 AM

I know this thread is on the outs, but here are some more thoughts to consider. I've been type 1 for 15 years, on a pump for 13. During my undergraduate career I managed to gain quite a bit of weight. I was using 60-70 units of insulin per day. I... (more)

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by 10194 · December 30, 2010 at 5:42 AM

Are there any diabetics amongst us on PaleoHacks.com? I'd love to know what worked or didn't work for you. Barry Groves of Trick And Treat - how 'healthy eating' is making us ill argues that eating Paleo (although I do not think he calls it... (more)

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Kurt_Harris 0 · March 06, 2010 at 6:28 AM

Technically, diabetes mellitus is just hyperglycemia that spills into the urine if not treated - that was how it was originally diagnosed. Type I and II are actually completely different diseases that just both have the end result of... (more)