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by 5132 · 24 minutes ago

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)

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Fiona 0 · May 26, 2011 at 10:23 AM

I (did) use a UK based low-carb diabetic forum (there seems to be some politics over it atm...) and one of the former members has successfully "cured"/reversed her type 2 diabetes. She has had more than one oral glucose tolerance test and has... (more)

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by 4283 · 24 minutes ago

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)

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paleohacks 0 · May 24, 2011 at 5:19 PM

NO! Unless it is causing you particular problems (like for some people the half-life of caffeine in the body is longer for others and it causes sleep disturbances) I would say keep it in your diet. It has magnesium and is protective against... (more)

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by 4283 · 25 minutes ago

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?

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Andre_Chimene 0 · May 19, 2011 at 4:12 AM

Use Glucose Tabs or Glucose Syrup. I am a follower of Dr. Bernstein and Dr. Rosedale. Dr. Bernstein is a stickler for precision. Glucose is what you need to bring your glucose in your blood up. It is the fastest. It is precise. 4 gram tabs bring... (more)

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by 10 · 30 minutes ago

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)

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Andre_Chimene 0 · January 13, 2011 at 5:18 AM

First read Dr. Bernsteins book "The Diabetes Solution". Buy his CD set on Type 1 Diabetes. Listen to it 7 times till memorized. Go to the web http://www.diabetes-book.com/ Read Jenny Ruhl... (more)

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by 20 · about 24 hours ago

Is the paleo diet safe for someone with type 1 diabetes? I've been a type 1 diabetic for over 6 years and I am in my 20's. Thought this would something good to try.

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Bill1102inf 0 · January 24, 2012 at 5:31 PM

Regarding blood glucose levels in non-diabetics, even a person on deaths door step from starvation has a 'normal' blood glucose level. A type I diabetic who transitions from SAD to moderate carb paleo, to VLC Paleo needs to be EXTREMELY... (more)

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by 4283 · October 24, 2014 at 3:15 AM

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)

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No_more_ 0 · February 18, 2011 at 1:14 AM

It's a good excuse to drink beer for a couple weeks.

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by 281 · October 23, 2014 at 3:08 AM

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)

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Andre_Chimene 0 · February 07, 2011 at 6:01 AM

I am now Type 3...Type 2 burning out the betas to become Type 1. Also called double Diabetes. After BS over 800 at diagnosis, I wandered in the ADA desert for 8 years. My BS and A1c thru the roof. Then I read Dr. Bernstein's... (more)

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