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    Low BG Levels in early morning - Type 1

    hi everyone! (this is my first post) ~ I’m type 1 and I’ve been doing a healthy calorie deficit for 5 months now to try and lose weight. I’m someone who’s gone from being glued to the sofa with bad BG levels almost all of the time to now very healthy eating and doing a lot of exercise, with my...
  2. ColinUK

    Weight loss ups and downs - 800 Calorie - Newcastle

    Diagnosed last week. In a rather unsatisfactory manner. (See my Bit of a Shock) thread in Newbies. I’ve been 16st something for a while now and I know I really needed to shift at least three stone... worth noting that max weight over the last four years has been recorded at 17 1/2 stone. Just...
  3. Karajane

    Started Meds - Sugars still high, is that normal?

    Hi guys, I know this is early days, but I've had three days of Alogliptin now, and my sugars are still as high as they were before. I know it might be a tablet that takes a while to kick in, I just wondered how long it should take to start working? So I can give it the right amount of time to...