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Have you been told you have diabetes, pre-diabetes, "a touch of sugar," high blood pressure, abnormal lipids, insulin resistance or other health problems related to being overweight? Let's get together, share the challenges, lose that belly fat and get healthier.

Weight Loss Progress

223 members lost 25.4lbs within last week, 70.2lbs within last month, total loss is 2661.1lbs.
11 members exercised and burned together 3199cals within last 24 hours.
Alwayskat, Yumbittersugar, U1186983723, Bobijo and 7 other people succeeded with personal food calorie plan within last 24 hours.
Yumbittersugar and FoolishCapricorn exceeded personal exercise plan within last 24 hours.

Hello! Anyone out there? 12 messages

Last message on September 11 by OldandGrumpy: Those are good results and hopefully you have maintained them.

Newbie Type 1 Diabetes, Male, 45 yrs old 3 messages

Last message on March 2 by Esteemedpancreas: Hi Kobus, I consider balancing my sugar levels my "normal." And just when I think I've figured it out...something changes.

Newly diagnosed pre-diabetic feeling overwhelmed 5 messages

Last message on 07/15/18 by Traceyfc: Hello! I am newly diagnosed type 2. I have Lupus and have been on steroids for several years which has probably contributed. Hope to have some friends to share with.

Carb Counting 17 messages

Last message on 05/24/18 by JohnMP: Use the measurement called glycemic index to help you consider the potential impact of a particular food (carbohydrate) on your blood glucose. Basically the glycemic index is a statement of how quickly the food can be converted into sugar and...

The Obesity Code 1 messages

Last message on 04/29/16 by Jls43: Has anyone read the Obesity Code by Jason Fung MD or watched any of his youtube videos? The guy makes a lot of sense to me...wondering what others think.

Diabetes Carbs 1 messages

Last message on 04/26/16 by Jmartini123: Can someone explain what is meant by "Diabetes Carbs" and what's difference between that and "Net Carbs? I understand net carbs.

Diabetes Type 2 2 messages

Last message on 04/20/16 by BUB3421: BEST WISHES Jhaskinshunt on your weight loss. My doctor is BEYOND frustrated with me about my up and down weight. I've been Type 2 Diabetic for 12 years and can't even hit the 2nd weight goal he has set for me which has been an additional 20 lbs...

October 16 215 3 messages

Last message on 11/05/15 by SuBe: Welcome! I stopped looking because I wasn't finding anyone!

PCOS - Insulin Resistance 13 messages

Last message on 04/16/15 by Coyotejuice: Hey a great big hello to everyone here. I was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes two days ago. Following in my fathers and grandmothers footsteps I guess. I don't know whether to be scared or just ticked off for not taking better care of myself. ...

Life with the big D 11 messages

Last message on 02/20/15 by Malpeg: The app is very handy although I use the web site more. I was diagnosed more than 10 years ago but am not insulin dependent. Let me know if I can help in any way.

Living with diabetes. Have you been told you have diabetes, pre-diabetes, "a touch of sugar," high blood pressure, abnormal lipids, insulin resistance or other health problems related to being overweight? Let's get together, share the challenges, lose that belly fat and get healthier.