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Jul 19

LADA (Type 1.5 diabetes) Misdiagnosis – Anna’s Story

By Cyrus Khambatta, PhD | Success Stories

LADA (Type 1.5 Diabetes) Misdiagnosis – Anna’s Story Imagine trying to manage your blood glucose by restricting calories and carbohydrate-rich foods, exercising every day for hours, and performing regular juice cleanses.Imagine thinking that you have type 2 diabetes that can be controlled with oral medication, developing a laundry list of side effects that make you […]

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May 03

Ketogenic Diet vs. Low-Fat, Plant-Based, Whole-Food Diet for Type 1 Diabetes: Rebecca’s Story

By Tara Kemp | Success Stories

Ketogenic Diet vs. Low-Fat, Plant-Based, Whole-Food Diet for Type 1 Diabetes: Rebecca’s Story ​When Rebecca was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, she was not given much guidance in terms of dietary recommendations (as is unfortunately the case for many people).The advice that she did receive was to eat a low-carbohydrate diet, so – being a […]

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Apr 18

Diabetes Support Group – Heather’s Secret to Steady Blood Glucose and Maintaining Weight Loss

By Cyrus Khambatta, PhD | Success Stories

Diabetes Support Group – Heather’s Secret to Steady Blood Glucose and Maintaining Weight Loss ​When Heather applied for life insurance in January 2017, she was surprised to be denied.Her lab work indicated that she had developed type 2 diabetes. She had been overweight and had polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) for years, but had no idea […]

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