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What was your fasting blood glucose? (with some chat)

Discussion in 'Diabetes Discussions' started by NewdestinyX, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. ziggy_w

    ziggy_w Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi @Diabeticliberty,

    Yes -- I feel extremely fortunate and bringing out my summer wardrobe for today.

    How are you this morning? Sounds as if you had a rough time last night.
     
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  2. Diabeticliberty

    Diabeticliberty · Guest


    If the temperature here gets above 6 degrees then I have a spandex mankini in the back of pick up truck. This afternoon could see me strutting my thang baby :)

    Last night was a little bit torrid but it was oversleeping this morning that really knocked the wind out of my proverbial sails, and you are all painfully aware of just how windy I am. Still onward and upward and all that malarkey :pompous:
     
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  3. Glenmac

    Glenmac Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    @Diabeticliberty Yes,lovely bread.One of the joys of being retired is having time for these things.When we both worked life was far too stressful for home baked bread.His latest purchase (and new toy) is a bread machine........trouble is the smell of baking bread is always very tempting.Id post you a parcel but it wouldn't be the same without that fresh smell!!!My contribution is making the low carb crackers we both like, and I can eat without a guilty conscience!
     
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  4. Goacher55

    Goacher55 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    4.9 at 8:30
     
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  5. Goacher55

    Goacher55 Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi Lisa having struggled to lose 3 stone since changing to insulin I’ve managed to put on 2.5 stone agIn I’m incredibly frustrated but never give in. Talking to my gp I wouldn’t have minded putting the weight on if I’d gone on a 3 month all inclusive . I keep trying trying to balance low Bg and losing weight
     
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  6. xlisa23x

    xlisa23x Type 2 · Active Member

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    It very frustrating and I did give up for a few weeks but I'm gonna try n get on track again.
     
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  7. JohnEGreen

    JohnEGreen Other · Master

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    Unfortunately have run out of test strips till later today so have not one iota of a clue as to my fbg this morning.
     
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  8. Diabeticliberty

    Diabeticliberty · Guest

    Hey we all slip, me more than the rest of you put together. My whole life is one slip after another. In your own case you have lost it once and can of course lose it again :)
     
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  9. HelenHak

    HelenHak Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    5.3 High for me but had long lie in, so maybe DP?
     
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  10. Diabeticliberty

    Diabeticliberty · Guest


    Can you get some more fairly handy?
     
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  11. Granny_grump_

    Granny_grump_ Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Hi @Bubbsie they are a lovely dog wouldn't be without them but they do take some looking after it's the folds and flat face with breathing problems,we have to be careful when we have sunny days winter included they cannot go for long walks and even short ones when it's warm are out of the question,they suit me Has I don't do much long walking anymore but if you like walking with your dog don't get a pug has cute and lovely Has they are!K
    A bit of good information my vet gave me before we bought Louie look for big wide nostrils,straight legs we did and Louie is much better than Elle she has terrible breathing problems but we rescued her, we have had rescued dogs for 37 years boxer yorkies now a pug we loved them all!K
     
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  12. karen8967

    karen8967 Type 1 · Master

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    Caught mine at 3.5 mr d so wasnt to bad swig of luco and a couple of digeztives at silly oclock but still got headache finishing work at 2 so not to bad
     
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  13. Cumberland

    Cumberland Type 1 · Master

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    Have a good day peeps
     
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  14. Ixarix

    Ixarix Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    My morning BG right now is 5.4. Hope you’re all having a good day.
     
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  15. HarryBeau

    HarryBeau Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Harry can be walked for miles in the Autumn & Winter...although does suffer in the summer...he's very fit for a bulldog...not too much fat on him,...good solid boy...despite all their problems...have such a soft spot for pugs...Pekinese & bulldogs...they have such great characters.
     
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    Granny_grump_ Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Pugs are like Harry autumn winter they love a walk I used to take Louie on my 2hour walks when he was younger. But a few years back he collapsed when I was out with him frightened me to death so now it's short walks and only when it's cool early mornings and evenings.
     
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  17. Mbaker

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

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    Well done Mr.
     
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  18. Nicksu

    Nicksu Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    4.7 this morning. And one piece of good news. Mum who had a HBAC1 last year of 48, has now been rechecked. After a stone weight loss and a year later, she is now at 43. Result! And all from a change in diet (i.e. no cakes to eat in the house). Well done mum!
     
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  19. Ymdawd

    Ymdawd Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    BG of 7.3 at 2am. Am up early since I have a long drive up to Tain in Scottish Highland. Have looked at traffic webcams and we have heavy snow falling as i write this. Should be fun. Thank goodness i have heated seats in my Honda CRZ. At least the important parts of me wont be freezing. Have a good day people
     
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  20. HarryBeau

    HarryBeau Type 2 · Well-Known Member

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    Take care in that snow...not one of my favourite things for driving...had heated seats in my Saab (loved that car)...the first time I used them...the ex's 'important parts' got warm very quickly...for a brief moment he was worried he'd peed himself.:)
     
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