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  1. Geordie_P rated EllieM's post Informative in the thread Type 2 High reading.

    I would actually be more concerned about the 68 than the 174. That is a bit too low for an insulin dependant diabetic and if it is...

    May 5, 2021 at 10:23 AM
  2. Geordie_P rated Hotpepper20000's post Agree in the thread High Cholesterol, high insulin resistance, consultant says there is nothing else he can do.

    With those numbers you need to go to the hospital

    May 3, 2021 at 11:37 PM
  3. Geordie_P replied to the thread High Cholesterol, high insulin resistance, consultant says there is nothing else he can do.

    I definitely think Brettskee should get some more checks done in this area: the diet he outlined was a bit carby in places, but nothing...

    May 3, 2021 at 2:13 PM
  4. Geordie_P rated sorchao's post Informative in the thread Drinking water in the morning before FBG test.

    Same, I apparently have tiny, tiny veins, as do my entire paternal family and I’ve been advised by various medical people to drink loads...

    May 3, 2021 at 11:40 AM
  5. Geordie_P rated ert's post Agree in the thread Drinking water in the morning before FBG test.

    Drinking water helps with a blood test as it keeps more fluid in your veins and helps draw blood easily.

    May 3, 2021 at 11:40 AM
  6. Geordie_P rated lucylocket61's post Agree in the thread High Cholesterol, high insulin resistance, consultant says there is nothing else he can do.

    Have you been tested to see if you could be type 1? It is possible to have double diabetes.

    May 3, 2021 at 11:33 AM
  7. Geordie_P rated KK123's post Agree in the thread High Cholesterol, high insulin resistance, consultant says there is nothing else he can do.

    Hi @Brettskee, this must be very hard for you when you seem to be doing all you can to address this. Again, apologies for all the...

    May 3, 2021 at 11:32 AM
  8. Geordie_P rated ert's post Informative in the thread High Cholesterol, high insulin resistance, consultant says there is nothing else he can do.

    Are you under the care of a GP rather than a specialist? Insulin will get your blood sugars down but you need to dose for the carbs you...

    May 3, 2021 at 11:32 AM
  9. Geordie_P rated bulkbiker's post Agree in the thread High Cholesterol, high insulin resistance, consultant says there is nothing else he can do.

    What do you eat usually? I'd say at those blood glucose readings cholesterol is the least of your worries.

    May 2, 2021 at 1:50 PM
  10. Geordie_P rated PoppyCottage's post Friendly in the thread Out of control.

    Hi Becky Stress is awful, we are all feeling it with pandemic. I try meditation and breathing exercises, Russell Brand has put some good...

    May 2, 2021 at 8:56 AM
  11. Geordie_P replied to the thread Help!!!.

    It's a bit like telling someone with a lung condition to just switch to low-tar cigarettes. A medical professional has no excuse for...

    May 1, 2021 at 3:05 AM
  12. Geordie_P rated Jo_the_boat's post Agree in the thread Help!!!.

    That's shocking treatment by your doctor frankly. Many people on here have found a low carbohydrate diet to be of great benefit. There...

    May 1, 2021 at 2:51 AM
  13. Geordie_P rated HSSS's post Agree in the thread Do all roads lead to diabetes for me?.

    This might reassure you about the fasting numbers https://www.dietdoctor.com/low-carb/fasting-blood-glucose-higher

    Apr 30, 2021 at 12:04 PM
  14. Geordie_P rated HSSS's post Agree in the thread Do all roads lead to diabetes for me?.

    Please stop starving yourself. Your bgl numbers do not justify that. And if they aren’t going high after eating that’s more good news to...

    Apr 30, 2021 at 12:04 PM
  15. Geordie_P rated HSSS's post Agree in the thread Do all roads lead to diabetes for me?.

    Lots seems to be happening here. I won’t comment on the mental health aspects as you are being supported on this by the cpn. An hb1ac...

    Apr 30, 2021 at 12:03 PM
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