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Newly diagnosed 3mth hba1c result

Discussion in 'Newly Diagnosed' started by Evie-D, Aug 9, 2019.

  1. Evie-D

    Evie-D · Active Member

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    So diagnosed at the end of April with T2 and an hba1c of 96. Immediately prescribed metformin 3 times a day. After reading and asking for advice from this forum I changed my eating to a LCHF diet of around 50 to 70g carbs per day and bought myself a bg monitor. Since then I’ve lost 3 stone in weight and today I’ve received the results of my 3 mth hba1c test and it’s 41 - I’m delighted! My gp has agreed to reduce the metformin to 2 per day and see where I am in 3 months.

    I was extremely scared on diagnosis and would not have been able to progress without the help and support of this forum. Thank you xx
     
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  2. Tophat1900

    Tophat1900 Type 3c · Well-Known Member

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    Congrats, that's a massive change for the better. Dance around and celebrate!

    That's phe-freaking-nom-enal.
     
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  3. JoKalsbeek

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

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    Well done!
     
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    Evie-D · Active Member

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    Thank you
     
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    Evie-D · Active Member

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    Thank you
     
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    catinahat Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Excellent results, well done
     
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    Prem51 Type 2 · Expert

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    Great HbA1c and weight reductions @Evie-D! :)
     
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    carol43 Type 2 (in remission!) · Well-Known Member

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    Well done and keep up the good work.
     
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    Rachox Type 2 (in remission!) · Moderator
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    Very well done! Keep up the good work!
     
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    Christina0308 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Fab reduction, well done..:D:D:D
     
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    Thanks again to everyone for the kind messages and support. I certainly couldn’t have done it without you! Here’s hoping I can maintain it x
     
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    Redshank Prediabetes · Well-Known Member

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    Well done, that is brilliant
     
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    Barba_Rossa Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Outstanding! A big well done!
     
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    bulkbiker Type 2 · Oracle

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    Excellent news and well done for such impressive numbers!
     
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    Listlad Prediabetes · BANNED

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    It’s almost magical, isn’t it. Amazing how well it works.
     
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    Great work
     
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    ert Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hip, hip hooray. Well done. Impressive work.
     
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    shelley262 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Congratulations what an impressive improvement brilliant - well done
     
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    jjraak Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    whoa.....very impressive drop.

    you make this look too easy.

    Congratulations.
     
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