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  1. bulkbiker replied to the thread Statins.

    For those who want to dig a bit deeper.... https://www.diabetes.co.uk/forum/threads/cholesterol-and-statins.156985/

    Jan 28, 2022 at 4:18 PM
  2. bulkbiker rated Jim Lahey's post Winner in the thread Food in moderation?.

    I fancy a kebab now :shifty: Double chilli, double onion. Hold the bread. And the ten pints. Teetotal these days :angelic:

    Jan 28, 2022 at 4:12 PM
  3. bulkbiker rated shelley262's post Winner in the thread My story - thanks to the Forum & the Low Carb Program.

    https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/uk-low-carb/id1503692518?i=1000549228451 Sharing a link to a podcast I did a couple of days ago...

    Jan 28, 2022 at 3:31 PM
  4. bulkbiker rated Jim Lahey's post Funny in the thread Food in moderation?.

    Funny thing is I always thought the fatty meat was the unhealthy part of a ten-pint kebab. Little did I know back then that it was the...

    Jan 28, 2022 at 3:17 PM
  5. bulkbiker replied to the thread A newbie!.

    Diet will have a far greater impact on blood sugars then exercise (which for some might even raise sugar levels) so that's where I'd...

    Jan 28, 2022 at 2:54 PM
  6. bulkbiker replied to the thread A newbie!.

    It's your health so it's a great idea to take control of it. What route are you thinking of following?

    Jan 28, 2022 at 2:44 PM
  7. bulkbiker replied to the thread Metformin.

    I'd suggest that your "low carb" diet (how many per day do you think) might not be "low" enough carb for you. Others might not have so...

    Jan 28, 2022 at 10:15 AM
  8. bulkbiker rated Resurgam's post Agree in the thread Metformin.

    Glucose in the blood comes from carbohydrate in the diet, reducing high starch or sugar foods should result in a reduction in blood...

    Jan 28, 2022 at 10:13 AM
  9. bulkbiker replied to the thread Fellow liver dumpers, what are your exercise hacks?.

    Maybe try walking instead? Continuing to do something that makes you feel so ill is kinda crazy?

    Jan 28, 2022 at 10:12 AM
  10. bulkbiker rated Jim Lahey's post Agree in the thread Bacon smoked or Unsmoked.

    I would say that even the sweet cured stuff isn’t exactly dripping in sugar so it’s probably not worth worrying about too much....

    Jan 28, 2022 at 9:55 AM
  11. bulkbiker rated Goonergal's post Winner in the thread Bacon smoked or Unsmoked.

    Smoked for me - a recent development. Always used to eat unsmoked, but recently tried smoked as part of a recipe and I’m hooked, at...

    Jan 28, 2022 at 9:55 AM
  12. bulkbiker rated Resurgam's post Winner in the thread Which is best? Fewer Calories or fewer Carbss.

    I have been advised to go on low calorie, low fat, high carb diets - until I was almost spherical and had very bad type 2 diabetes....

    Jan 28, 2022 at 9:29 AM
  13. bulkbiker replied to the thread What is your go to favourite treat.

    Steak..

    Jan 27, 2022 at 11:12 PM
  14. bulkbiker rated catinahat's post Agree in the thread Impact of dropping metformin.

    For me it made no difference at all to my levels. It could be different for you but if you notice your numbers deteriorating you can...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 9:44 AM
  15. bulkbiker rated Mbaker's post Winner in the thread Which is best? Fewer Calories or fewer Carbss.

    I have not seen this tolerance play out on this forum - sorry I believe it is wishful thinking mostly, with acceptance of spike...

    Jan 27, 2022 at 9:44 AM
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