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Lockdown Life Sep 25, 2020

RFSMarch was last seen:
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  • About

    Type of diabetes:
    Type 2
    Treatment type:
    Tablets (oral)
    Metformin SR 500mg two times a day
    Jardiance 25mg Once a day
    Also Blood Pressure meds (Candesartan 8mg), 1 capsules turmeric/black pepper in place of Naproxen anti-inflammatory meds for arthritis
    Cardio and rehab stretches for knee (no cartilage) - Spin Bike, Treadmill, Cardio Boxing
    Resistance weights
    Qi Gong


    HbA1c (06/17) 111 | (09/17) 59 | (03/18) 45 | (09/18) 59 | (02/19) 118 | 02/20 82 | 12/20 48
    Burned out 2018-2019...

    Metformin SR 500mg x3, Jardiance 25mg, Candesartan 8mg (for high BP) | Freestyle Libre Sensor Flash Glucose Monitor (not strips) - FBG, Pre/post Exercise, before & twice after meals, bedtime) | Carb count on MyFitnessPal
    2020 - control generally good via meds, LCHF wherever possible, monitoring with Freestyle Libre, regular exercise.
    Physio rehab for knee and cardio/resistance/strength work, golf, tennis, Qi Gong.

    Symptoms: Extreme thirst, up through the night to use the loo, pins and needles in my hand, weight dropped rapidly losing stone and a half in around 3-4 months.
    Diagnosed Type 2 - 17 July | Weight 10st 8lb/67.1kg | Weight stable (09/17)
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