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  1. Daibell replied to the thread LADA Update.

    Hi. Good you've had the correct diagnosis now. I would go for Basal/Bolus as it's so flexible and gives you complete control and you can...

    Sep 19, 2019 at 10:22 AM
  2. Daibell replied to the thread High results all the time.

    I agree with the advice above but also if you are not overweight then there is always the possibility of being late onset T1 i.e. LADA...

    Sep 18, 2019 at 10:50 PM
  3. Daibell replied to the thread Type 1 How to put on Weight type 1.

    Hi. Yes, have enough proteins as well as fats.

    Sep 18, 2019 at 10:40 PM
  4. Daibell replied to the thread Type 2 Annual DN visit.

    My lovely DN told me (correctly) to further reduce my carbs when my HBa1c was raised. You may need to tell the DN that before the war...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 12:45 PM
  5. Daibell replied to the thread frequent trips to the loo.

    No doctor should ignore someone with that frequency. As others have said apart from diabetes it could be prostate (if male) or an...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 12:40 PM
  6. Daibell replied to the thread How to treat a hypo.

    Hi. Diamicron (Gliclazide in the UK) makes the pancreas produce more insulin so you may need to reduce the dose and/or make sure you...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 12:38 PM
  7. Daibell replied to the thread You’ve cut out too much sugar!.

    Hi. Your nurse is wrong and proffering incorrect advice ref carbs. Your body can obtain all the glucose it needs from the fats and...

    Sep 17, 2019 at 12:33 PM
  8. Daibell replied to the thread LADA - precise definition?.

    Hi. You are right that LADA is not easy to define. Even the definition that LADA is an autoimmune condition can be questioned as viruses...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 10:43 PM
  9. Daibell replied to the thread My T2D is a result of a big problem ? believe or not believe?.

    Hi. One side issue with regard to kidney problems and Vitamin D. My wife has stage 4 CKD and her nephrologist said that normal Vit D...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 10:31 PM
  10. Daibell replied to the thread Confused and scared.

    Hi and welcome. Many newly diagnosed have fears like yourself but as you gain knowledge that will fade. Yes, do get a meter and reduce...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 10:26 PM
  11. Daibell replied to the thread 29, just diagnosed, feeling hopeless.

    Hi. With regard to your mental health issues do you have a local branch of Mind near you? The National Mind website gives a list of...

    Sep 16, 2019 at 3:54 PM
  12. Daibell replied to the thread Eating and insulin.

    Hi. If you are not eating much currently then you may need to reduce your insulin shots until your appetite returns. Use your meter to...

    Sep 15, 2019 at 10:17 PM
  13. Daibell rated Rachox's post Agree in the thread Food labels.

    Personally I just look at the carbohydrate content and calculate whether a portion of whatever it is I’m looking at will fit into my...

    Sep 15, 2019 at 10:10 PM
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