1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  2. Get the Diabetes Forum App for your phone - available on iOS and Android.
    Dismiss Notice
  3. Guest, we'd love to know what you think about the forum! Take the Diabetes Forum Survey 2018 »
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Find support, ask questions and share your experiences. Join the community »

Hello UK! Newcastle Diet from Texas progress thread.

Discussion in 'Low Calorie Diets' started by Borzoi, Jan 12, 2016.

  1. ickihun

    ickihun Type 2 · Master

    Likes Received:
    Trophy Points:
    Your bgs go higher if protein/muscle dumping(glucose) needs converting by insulin too. Rather than fat. Energy from fat reserves in any starvation diet but energy from digested fat if no starvation diet (diet with all 3 components not only 2).

    Insulin which is of poor quality or not available enough to cope with insulin resistance doesn't help.
    • Like Like x 1
    • Informative Informative x 1
  2. Petaluk

    Petaluk Type 2 · Well-Known Member

    Likes Received:
    Trophy Points:
    Thanks @ickihun !
  • Meet the Community

    Find support, connect with others, ask questions and share your experiences with people with diabetes, their carers and family.

    Did you know: 7 out of 10 people improve their understanding of diabetes within 6 months of being a Diabetes Forum member. Get the Diabetes Forum App and stay connected on iOS and Android

    Grab the app!
  • Tweet with us

  • Like us on Facebook