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I could cry

Discussion in 'Type 2 Diabetes' started by DumfriesDik, Dec 4, 2019.

  1. DumfriesDik

    DumfriesDik Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Previously 71. Latest hba1c 47.

    Help from you guys, support from my wife and giving up carbs as much as possible made this happen.
     
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  2. Goonergal

    Goonergal Type 2 · Moderator
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  3. Tophat1900

    Tophat1900 Type 3c · Well-Known Member

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    Super Star status.... unlocked :D

    Congrats on the great result! Life takes on a whole new meaning I found, once I got numbers down. Time for you to party like a rock star. ;)
     
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  4. DumfriesDik

    DumfriesDik Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the kind words
     
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    Diakat Type 1 · Moderator
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    Tears of joy I hope! Well done.
     
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  6. NicoleC1971

    NicoleC1971 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Victory is yours! Hope you've let the medical establishment know what went into your result.
     
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    Brunneria Other · Moderator
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    Well done! Fab result!
    Congratulations to you and wife. :D
     
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    bulkbiker Type 2 · Master

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    Excellent news.. well done to you for taking control and the wife for being your "partner in crime" :)
     
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  9. Rachox

    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    Very well done! Keep up the good work!
     
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  10. ianf0ster

    ianf0ster Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Well done, what a great improvement.
     
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  11. mariefrance

    mariefrance Type 2 (in remission!) · Active Member

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    What a brilliant result. Congratulations.
     
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    Juicyj Type 1 · Moderator
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    Fabulous effort, well done for taking the bull by the horns :)
     
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  13. carol43

    carol43 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations and keep up the good work.
     
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    jjraak Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Love it @DumfriesDik

    a brilliant result

    and yet another one nails a winners medal to the forum tally.
    marvellous stuff, long may it continue.:)
     
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  15. Auto E

    Auto E Prediabetes · Well-Known Member

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    Yay!!!!
     
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  16. Diawara

    Diawara Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    good one..well done..
     
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    Fantastic result. Well done on your hard work - I know it’s not easy to get those results.
     
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    GGPFC Type 2 · Member

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    Well done!
     
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  19. Pipp

    Pipp Type 2 · Expert
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    Ace!
     
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