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  1. ringi rated Antje77's post Agree in the thread c peptide.

    Yes, C-peptide tells you something about the amount of insulin produced, but is in no way a long term average. It changes quickly with...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:59 PM
  2. ringi rated Dinkeroon's post Informative in the thread Dexcom G6..

    The difference between the Freestyle Libre and the Dexcom Clarity 6. I have been using the Dexcom G6 which is the new version for the...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:56 PM
  3. ringi replied to the thread Help! Been diagnosed as a type 1 for 10 years but now they think I'm a type 2?!.

    Consider this to be good news, if your body is constantly making a reasonable level of inslin it is possible that you using a...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:54 PM
  4. ringi rated Chook's post Winner in the thread Help! Been diagnosed as a type 1 for 10 years but now they think I'm a type 2?!.

    Goodness, you must be angry, shocked and a bit pleased all at the same time. It's 'almost' negligent that your usual doctor didn't run...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:47 PM
  5. ringi replied to the thread Counter Weight-plus.

    Counterweight totally depends on someone gettiing enough surport to enable them to control what they eat after the 8 (or upto 12 weeks)...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:45 PM
  6. ringi rated HSSS's post Agree in the thread Counter Weight-plus.

    I’d second @bulkbiker that low carb doesn’t cause gallbladder issues, but that low fat does. However once you already have stones then...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:40 PM
  7. ringi rated Pipp's post Informative in the thread Counter Weight-plus.

    You have had a rough time, @Hibby65 . Have you had your gallbladder removed? I used the prototype to the Counterweight method 8 years...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:39 PM
  8. ringi rated bulkbiker's post Agree in the thread Counter Weight-plus.

    Personally I'd give very low carb another go and try not to fall off the wagon for a month before starving myself with shakes.. Meat ,...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:38 PM
  9. ringi replied to the thread NICE guidelines & HbA1c testing.

    I think there is a quality of care target that require at least one A1c each each for all pr on the diabetes register that feeds into...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:31 PM
  10. ringi rated Rachox's post Agree in the thread NICE guidelines & HbA1c testing.

    NICE guidelines state 6 monthly intervals for Type 2s who are stable, scroll down to paragraph 1.6:...

    May 25, 2019 at 11:26 PM
  11. ringi rated Jim Lahey's post Agree in the thread Prediabetes Is anyone following a diet that isn’t low carb?.

    To complicate matters further, some people with extreme insulin resistance also find that they have to meter protein ingestion. It’s not...

    May 25, 2019 at 2:46 PM
  12. ringi rated 1spuds's post Informative in the thread Prediabetes Is anyone following a diet that isn’t low carb?.

    One gentleman here takes in 3:2 ratio of carbs to protein and does very well.He is also very serious with strenuous exercise and his...

    May 25, 2019 at 2:45 PM
  13. ringi rated Listlad's post Winner in the thread Prediabetes Is anyone following a diet that isn’t low carb?.

    Yes. No junk food. No sweets. No chocolate. No cakes. No fruit juices. No dried fruit. No pasta, potatoes, cereals, rice whether it be...

    May 25, 2019 at 2:33 PM
  14. ringi liked Listlad's post in the thread Prediabetes Is anyone following a diet that isn’t low carb?.

    Mine has not been ultra low carb. Just reduced carb. It worked for me. By that I mean up to 100 /130 grams per day. That might not...

    May 25, 2019 at 2:27 PM
  15. ringi replied to the thread Extended fasting.

    The problem is that many people eat much more proceesed food, suger and party food while breaking the Ramadan fast each night with their...

    May 24, 2019 at 2:45 PM
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