I curently have T2 diabetes but I realize that I could also be T1.5 -- i.e., LADA (Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of Adults), an autoimmune disease just like T1 diabetes. About 20% of all T2 diabetics are supposedly suffering from LADA, which... (more)
So the general concensus is that fructose is bad, however, as a type 1 diabetic, I commonly use fruit to correct hypoglycemic episodes. Would I benefit from switching to pure dextrose even though pure dextrose comes from processing?
As a type one diabetic myself I have a goal of getting my glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) under 5.0. I'm curious if any other diabetics have accomplished such a feat? Pre-paleo I was hovering around 7.0. After 8 weeks of paleo and tighter control of... (more)
HELP! have gone through 4 endo's...I'm a type 1 on a pump and sick of them trying to prescribe me more medications and not believing in paleo diet.... can anyone suggest a good regular doctor who will prescribe my insulin or an endocrinologist?... (more)
I'm a type 1 diabetic and an avid follower of Robb Wolf. When I heard that Type 1 are essentially Celiac in nature I asked my endo about it. She said yes that she finds it in a third of her patients. She gave me a preliminary test that came back... (more)
Ok, so I'm a Type 1 diabetic that loves coffee. I've given it up in the past and am considering doing so again, however there are days that I find it hard to be productive without it. I'm hoping that doing so will help me sleep better and have... (more)