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Can an online game really improve blood sugar control for people with diabetes?
- By Robert H. Shmerling, MD, Senior Faculty Editor, Harvard Health Publishing
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This seems very strange. I cant understand how people lowered their blood sugar whilst playing online games.
You are sitting down while playing games and surely diet and exercise are the most important ways of controlling blood sugar,
I am the same as Sara above and had difficulty controlling blood sugar, and I was on a high metformin doses and other medication. I disovered and took organic Moringa. My blood glcuose levels dropped almost immediately and I felt a lot healthier which motivated me to do exercise. My hb1 alc has been good for 5 years now and metformin now only a low dose. It will be interesting to learn more about this survey
I was diagnosed with type 2 Diabetes and put on Metformin on June 26th, 2016. I started the ADA diet and followed it 100% for a few weeks and could not get my blood sugar to go below 140. Finally i began to panic and called my doctor, he told me to get used to it. He said I would be on metformin my whole life and eventually insulin. At that point i knew something wasn’t right and began to do a lot of research. Then I found Lisa’s diabetes story (google ” Lisa diabetes ” ) I read that article from end to end because everything the writer was saying made absolute sense. I started the diet that day and the next morning my blood sugar was down to 100 and now i have a fasting blood sugar between Mid 70’s and the 80’s. My doctor took me off the metformin after just three week of being on this lifestyle change. I have lost over 30 pounds and 6+ inches around my waist in a month. The truth is we can get off the drugs and help myself by trying natural methods
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