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Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I'm currently looking to have gastric bypass

posted over 4 years ago

Has Anyone Had Weight Loss Surgery To "cure" Diabetes?

Has Anyone Had Weight Loss Surgery To "cure" Diabetes?

I have been told that after having this surgery I would no longer have to treat my diabetes. However I am wondering if I would be trading one set of problems for another. Since I have a weight problem being approved is not a problem, but I prefer to do things as naturally as possible. Some insight would be helpful and appreciated.

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Knowing that getting rid of the visceral fat has been shown to be effective I went from a 37 inch waist to a 33 inch waist and still watching carefully what I eat I have maintained a BS between 5 and… read more

posted over 5 years ago

Could Anyone Help Me Please? Starting Trulicity Tomorrow. Tyvm Hugs 🤗

Could Anyone Help Me Please? Starting Trulicity Tomorrow. Tyvm Hugs 🤗

My Lantus was changed to Trulicity. Hoping I don’t have issues with this. Plus other meds were changed due to what is covered by my medical. So a new round plus meter ugh! Appreciate any and all help. Tyvm Hugs 🤗

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Wow Mike good for you to lose weight. Is the weight loss from Bariatric surgery OR on your own? Are you still a diabetic?

posted over 2 years ago

Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

How do people feel about this procedure? Please be honest for as I am considering having it done. Thank you for your thoughts. Regards.

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

You failed to say why "Do not do it" You mentioned looking on Facebook and used it too promote the LCHF banting diet but did not mention the Bariatric Surgery page on Facebook. This site is to be… read more

posted almost 6 years ago

Eating

Eating

The problem I have is, I only eat meat and chips.
Cannot eat veg it makes me have a very sickly feeling then puts me off my grub I also eat very little fruit as well.
Due to this, my blood sugar fluctuates sometimes anyone else has this problem

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

It is a life style change if you want to get your blood sugar level to normal. And once you get in your head and make that decision that only you can make. Then you take one step at a time. I had… read more

posted 11 months ago

How Does Everyone Deal With Ignorant People That Think That Diabetes Can Go Away.

How Does Everyone Deal With Ignorant People That Think That Diabetes Can Go Away.

This with people that have these individuals in their lives.

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

There are cases where it has reversed for some people when they lose a significant amount of weight, exercise daily and not eat over 50 carbs per day (this varies). I have also heard that Bariatricread more

edited, originally posted over 1 year ago

Looking For Medication That Wil Help With Weight Loss

Looking For Medication That Wil Help With Weight Loss

My Bariatric doctor wants me to change the medication that will help lose weight I just wonder if there is any in pill form. I am on Glipizide now but my doctor says that it causes weight gain.I am not good with needles. Just taking my sugars I have to close my eyes. I had gastric sleeve surgery in June of this year and my sugars are still not under control. Any suggestion will be appreciated. Thank You

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Katherine may be right. I found that doctors are so specialized, they don't know anything except their speciality. May I suggest adding an endocrinologist to your list of doctors.?

posted over 4 years ago

Actos

Actos

What food is safe to eat that won't effect me and what food is not good to eat

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

bread and potatoes r my downfall ,but I have reduced my intake very much and try to drink plenty .still cant lose weight x

posted over 5 years ago

I Am Currently Taking The New Medication Which Makes Me "wee" Out My Sugars But Causing Me Lady Probs Any Advice Please

I Am Currently Taking The New Medication Which Makes Me "wee" Out My Sugars But Causing Me Lady Probs Any Advice Please

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

Witch hazel wipes. Pharmacy section. I use them for grumpy hemorrhoids and any lady irritations.

Is this med supposed to force sugar in the urine?!?

edited, originally posted about 1 year ago

How Do I Keep My Reading Below 10. The Day That I Dont Eat Much My Reading Comes Close To 10. I Am Exercising And Doing Parkruns.

How Do I Keep My Reading Below 10. The Day That I Dont Eat Much My Reading Comes Close To 10. I Am Exercising And Doing Parkruns.

how do I keep my reading below 10. the day that I dont eat much my reading comes close to 10. I am exercising and doing parkruns. I am taking metfomin 1000mg now 3 times a day.

A DiabetesTeam Member said:

I'm having such a hard time too, my morning readings are in the 100's but my after meal readings are horrific, trying a nutritionist soon

posted over 4 years ago