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  1. Alexandra100 liked Flora123's post in the thread The Cost of Low Carb.

    My food bill has definitely gone up as I was vegetarian before my diagnosis. I buy a lot of meat and dairy now that I didn’t before....

    Jul 31, 2020 at 3:33 PM
  2. Alexandra100 rated RosieMaxwell's post Hug in the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    I’m not - I have a slightly addictive personality and get fixated on things like numbers and have had eating disorders in the past. So...

    Jul 31, 2020 at 3:20 PM
  3. Alexandra100 rated xfieldok's post Friendly in the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    Good to know that you know what is best for you. I wish you and your team the best.

    Jul 31, 2020 at 3:20 PM
  4. Alexandra100 rated RosieMaxwell's post Friendly in the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    Lol your opening sentence made me laugh. Thank you for reminding me that I’ve achieved something already, even if it’s not yet the A1c....

    Jul 31, 2020 at 3:20 PM
  5. Alexandra100 rated RosieMaxwell's post Friendly in the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    Thank you for this. Such a good point. Need to retrain my brain!

    Jul 31, 2020 at 3:20 PM
  6. Alexandra100 rated andromache's post Agree in the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    33kg down? They should gathering round asking your secret, not giving you a hard time about your HbA1C, whatever the number is. That...

    Jul 30, 2020 at 11:35 AM
  7. Alexandra100 replied to the thread Confession...I don't like coffee.

    I'm not sure why your meal-times are widening. If it is for weight loss, cream is obviously not the best. If it is for intermittent...

    Jul 29, 2020 at 6:12 PM
  8. Alexandra100 rated JMcB's post Hug in the thread Interested to know about others' LADA / T1.5 journeys.

    Hello! I was diagnosed T2 about 3 years ago and tried to control my BG w the keto diet and exercise. That worked for about a year then...

    Jul 29, 2020 at 6:03 PM
  9. Alexandra100 rated Shari68's post Hug in the thread Interested to know about others' LADA / T1.5 journeys.

    I was diagnosed LADA late February this year. I was misdiagnosed t2 in 2013, which came as a shock as I have no family history of...

    Jul 29, 2020 at 6:03 PM
  10. Alexandra100 replied to the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    Hello Rosie, worst case scenario your A1c is higher than you would like, they are not going to take you out and shoot you! I believe the...

    Jul 29, 2020 at 6:01 PM
  11. Alexandra100 rated RosieMaxwell's post Hug in the thread Blood Test Coming up - nervous!.

    Hi guys! So I got diagnosed as pre-diabetic in February. My HbA1c was 43 after two tests (first one was 48 but apparently it's policy to...

    Jul 29, 2020 at 5:45 PM
  12. Alexandra100 rated EggsEggsEggs's post Informative in the thread Metformin.

    I am on the same dose of Metformin SR. I have done a lot of reading up on Metformin studies. Recently, a study of women on metformin who...

    Jul 28, 2020
  13. Alexandra100 replied to the thread Type 2 Apixaban.

    IMO the new anti-coagulants are vastly preferable to Warfarin. Not only are they much easier for the patient, as you have found, but...

    Jul 28, 2020
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