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  • Re: Can't lose weight

    Don't know how old you are or how overweight you are. I am a type 1 and experience similar issues for over 10 years during peri menopause. Gained over 75 pounds and worked my a@#$ off trying to lose. My endocrinologist told me I needed weight loss surgery because some of the other serious health...
    Posted to Weight Issues (Forum) by danadoll86 on Thu, Mar 20 2014
  • "Decline" or being overwhelmed by diabetic complications?

    My Dad is 74 and lives in a nursing home, he has had diabetes for about 20 yrs. In the last month and a half his blood sugars have been all over the place, he's lost appetite, lost weight fast and hasn't been sleeping.We've been trying to find the source of this - his white blood count is...
    Posted to Coping with Complications (Forum) by Suz23 on Fri, Sep 2 2011
  • Abnormal Steroid Response

    My doctor can not explain why, when I use prednisone for my auto-immune issues, my morning fasting blood sugar goes down (around 85 to 90), and I am able to lose weight. When I wean off the prednisone, my fasting blood sugar goes up, and I gain back the weight that I have lost. I do not change anything...
    Posted to Weight Issues (Forum) by amd on Sat, Jul 9 2011
  • My Weight Loss Story

    I want to share something great that has happened to me. I've lost 20+ pounds and my wife has lost 30+ pounds since January 1 of this year. My A1c has dropped to 5.6 and I am about to get off Amaryl (2 mg/day). I now weigh less than I did when I graduated from college and my pants size has gone from...
    Posted to Weight Issues (Forum) by Simi_Papa on Thu, Apr 21 2011
  • Why Wait? Program.... Any thoughts?

    I just got a packet in the mail about a July Why Wait program start. Has anyone tried this? What were your thoughts? What was it like?
    Posted to Weight Issues (Forum) by MapleGirl on Wed, Apr 21 2010
  • prediabetic emotional eater

    I'm new, and trying so hard not to become diabetic. I "know" what I need to do. However, I am an emotional eater who turns to food when lonely, stressed, depressed, angry, hurt, overwhelmed, unappreciated--you get the picture. I can plan and eat healthy meals. When one of the above situations...
    Posted to Weight Issues (Forum) by returntomaui on Tue, Jan 26 2010
  • Optifast

    I started the Optifast meal replacement program two months ago and have lost 40 pounds. I am off my insulin and take one shot of Byetta in the AM. I still am on 2000MG of Metformin and take 5mg of glyburide at night. I eat 5 bars a day, which are really good! I also drinl 64-100oz of water. It is a great...
    Posted to Weight Issues (Forum) by Rob on Tue, Mar 24 2009
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