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Type 1'stars R Us

Discussion in 'Type 1 Diabetes' started by Robinredbreast, Jun 10, 2018.

  1. Alison54321

    Alison54321 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I would agree with this. We obviously all have the greatest of respect for moderators and the work they do, and recognise how difficult a job they have. However we T1Ds are only a small part of the forum, and this thread has allowed us to find a space that feels like ours, so obviously we are going to get rather fond of those who participate in it over a long period, and their loss is a significant blow.
     
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  2. SueJB

    SueJB Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Love it @LooperCat I've got everything apart from the jelly and I imagine it's that low carb stuff so I'll need to wait until I go to the big shop
     
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  3. DCUKMod

    DCUKMod I reversed my Type 2 · Master
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    @therower , the Moderator Team will not be discussing why any member no longer posts. Some people we will know the reason, and other times we will have no idea whatsoever.

    Those who choose to go of their own volition are at liberty to do that. They have made a choice. Nobody is a prisoner here.

    Those who are excluded from the site, also choose to go, because it will always involve a rule breach, and most often a series of rule breaches, and as a result of escalating sanctions.

    This topic has arisen before. The response will be the same no matter how many times we are asked. After all, this question has been asked and answered already, soon after Knikki went.

    For anyone unclear what our rules state can view them here: Forum Rules

    Edited to repair hyperlink.
     
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  4. SueJB

    SueJB Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Please could we have the link, can't find them
     
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  5. DCUKMod

    DCUKMod I reversed my Type 2 · Master
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    Apologies, and thank you for your post. I have amended my own post, but for convenience, I'll post it here too.

    Forum Rules
     
  6. karen8967

    karen8967 Type 1 · Expert

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    thanks robs after all the lows yesterday im having the opposite tonight just done a correction so should be ok b4 bed i despair sometimes :banghead::banghead:
     
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  7. therower

    therower Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    @DCUKMod . I wasn’t questioning the forum rules. I was simply asking if the moderator team could offer anything that may answer some people’s questions.
    I feel your reply is very defensive, if the moderators know nothing as to Knikki’s whereabouts then that’s all that needs to be said.
     
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  8. Marie 2

    Marie 2 LADA · Well-Known Member

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    I think they said before they can’t answer one way or another any time because that can be an answer in itself? So if they said sometimes they don’t know, but the next time they won’t say anything then that can be very telling?

    I don’t think Knikki was by choice though as all his posts disappeared versus WuTwo’s which can still be found? But I really don’t know? If someone gets aggravated can they remove all their posts forever?

    It was during the time an insect was being mentioned and there were issues. It is confusing on rules.
     
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  9. LooperCat

    LooperCat Type 1 · Expert

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    Keto shortbread bugs. hope they don’t get me banned :D
    About 3g carb each.

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  10. Marie 2

    Marie 2 LADA · Well-Known Member

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  11. Robin233

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    Type 1 diabetes can not eat animal internal organs and fat, watermelon, grapes, bananas are easy to raise blood sugar. Be careful to avoid high cholesterol, high fat, high sugar foods. Usually take medicine every day for treatment, pay attention to drink plenty of water.
     
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  12. MeiChanski

    MeiChanski Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    We take insulin for everything that you mentioned, so what do you mean we can’t eat it?
     
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  13. MeiChanski

    MeiChanski Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I peeled off my old sensor and I found a bit of a skin reaction underneath. Usually it’ll just be a bit of a dry blood and glue residue. Do you think it’s because of continual use of sensors that has caused a bit of a skin reaction? I’m not allergic to anything so it’s a bit strange to see red bumpy skin texture.
     
  14. becca59

    becca59 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I was one of the unlucky people who reacted. The itching was indescribable. I now spray 4 layers of Cavilon underneath. I always had a red mark, even with the Cavilon which hung around for a couple of months. Just recently these have disappeared and you wouldn’t know anything had been stuck on. I suspect a change to the glue but I don’t know. When removing I always use a cotton bud doused in baby oil and spend 5 mins teasing gently off. I then spend the next fortnight moisturising the arm.
     
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    bulkbiker Type 2 · Oracle

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    I'm sure that will be news to many T1's ...would you care to share your reasons why?
     
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  16. karen8967

    karen8967 Type 1 · Expert

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    Good morning everyone knikki is greatly missed looper cat them biscuits look delicious . Hope everyone has a good day not up to much this morning and getting the dreaded roots done this afternoon hugs to those who need them [email protected] possible how did the interview go ? 1quick question b4 i go how do you guys bolus for fried rice i never seem to get it right i normally do a split bolus for it but find bgs sky high about 6/8 hrs later im usually in bed by then so cant correct till morning
     
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    becca59 Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    I don’t know, and I may be wrong, but I interpreted that the items referred to were something this particular Type 1 was unable to eat herself. Not Type 1s in general. I just felt it was part of introducing herself.
     
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  18. SueJB

    SueJB Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi @Robin233 what strange things to say. I love offal and eat it regularly. Fruit far less. I choose what I eat
     
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  19. Fairygodmother

    Fairygodmother Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    Have a good day everyone.
    On the question of what we can and cannot eat I think we all react differently to things. @karen8967, I used to eat fried rice, especially when it had lots of small deliciousnesses added, but that was back before the stringent watching of bloods that’s possible now. You’ve kick started a yen for it .
    Like many, I’ll eat liver, especially as I have a tendency to get anaemia. Not noticed any bad effects. Is there a theory about overdosing a high intake of vitamin A, K, or whatever’s in liver? I think it doesn’t take much liver to harm dogs and cats - might damage the miaomiao?
     
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  20. Juicyj

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