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Mynameiskez
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Mynameiskez

Well-Known Member, Female, from Birmingham

LADA confirmed. Always get your GAD test people!!! Apr 11, 2017

Mynameiskez was last seen:
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      Mynameiskez
      Mynameiskez
      LADA confirmed. Always get your GAD test people!!!
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      Mynameiskez
      Mynameiskez
      LADA - discovered after 3 years of being treated as T2. Recommends C-peptide and GAD antibodies test for any newly diagnosed.
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      Mynameiskez
      Mynameiskez
      Misdiagnosed T2 for 3 years, awaiting results to confirm LADA. Needlephobic.
      1. Murphy 67
        Murphy 67
        I was diagnosed 5yrs ago as type 2 and was told last week I've been type 1 for quite a few yrs. still trying to fathom it out.
        Mar 21, 2017
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    Gender:
    Female
    Birthday:
    January 18
    Location:
    Birmingham
    Occupation:
    Doctoral Research College Officer.
    Type of diabetes:
    LADA
    Treatment type:
    Insulin
    Medication:
    Lantus, Apidra, Metformin
    Exercise:
    Cycle approx 12 miles 5 x weekly minimum
    Likes:
    Having dietary freedom with insulin and energy again!!
    Dislikes:
    finger pricking and maths at every meal
    Part time PhD Researcher (Medical Anthropology)
    Full time Admin officer within Higher Education
    Guitarist, graphic designer and a campaigner for a legal, regulated, market for recreational drugs. Specialist subject - Psychedelics.
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