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  • SB2015
    SB2015 reacted to Cherrelle DUK's post in the thread Hello, with Like Like.
    Hi Elizabethe, welcome to the forum. Getting a diabetes diagnosis is often shocking especially if you've been relatively healthy. The...
  • RirisR
    RirisR reacted to SueEK's post in the thread Carbs with Like Like.
    This really is a very individual thing and will depend on your levels and how your body copes, not everyone does a low carb diet, but...
  • SB2015
    SB2015 reacted to ianf0ster's post in the thread Hello, with Like Like.
    I see that you aren't trying to reduce the carb content of your meals - just taking the standard advice about so called eating...
  • SB2015
    SB2015 reacted to EllsBells's post in the thread Hello, with Like Like.
    The more the merrier. I should have added that sometimes tweaking your diet may help enormously - I have issues with portion control at...
  • RirisR
    RirisR reacted to Newbie777's post in the thread Carbs with Like Like.
    Hello @WendyB61, I am eating about 70g a day (not precise but have a good idea now about carbs) which is very low for me, doing this to...
  • RirisR
    RirisR reacted to Docb's post in the thread Carbs with Like Like.
    The best answer to this is that the wise ones aim for as many as their system can cope with! Generally, somewhere around 80-100 g/day...
  • SB2015
    Bizzarely when I brought my BG down (too quickly) I could see better with my glasses off than on. A real sign of just how distorted my...
  • RirisR
    RirisR reacted to Gwynn's post in the thread Carbs with Like Like.
    Oddly, I really enjoy carb counting as I know that every carefully controlled meal drives me further into success...beating my diabetes...
  • SB2015
    I think the variation is in how long the lens will take to return to its normal shape and 'settle' so that your prescription can be be...
  • SB2015
    I suspect it might be one of those variable things which is different for different people, a few weeks for some, and longer for others...
  • SB2015
    Three months? If that comes from a specialist then I cannot ignore that. I guess the one benefit of shielding is that at least it is...
  • eggyg
    eggyg replied to the thread Food memory.
    That’s really spooky you mentioning that @nonethewiser. I made chilli con carne last night and as I dished it up I said to Mr Eggy that...
  • P
    Bizzarely when I brought my BG down (too quickly) I could see better with my glasses off than on. A real sign of just how distorted my...
  • rebrascora
    rebrascora reacted to eggyg's post in the thread Group 7-day waking average? with Like Like.
    Good morning to all. A surprising 5.9 today as at 11pm I was only 5.5 and decided to have a McVitties ginger nut, but I got distracted...
  • rebrascora
    rebrascora reacted to SueEK's post in the thread Food memory with Like Like.
    My mum would make me Fray Bentos pie, mash and peas when I had been poorly. To this day I can’t walk past them in a shop without...
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