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  1. Health, Fitness and First Aid
    The reason why this concerns me is that in the case of total disaster, I should not be worrying about my sugar levels and trying to find insulin to help me. It will reduce my chance of survival by quite a bit if I get it. Every member of my family has a sweet tooth, and a penchant for fatty...
  2. Food and water
    Been working to make my own MREs for my BOB and pantry and my biggest struggle is finding food with low enough carbs and sugars to support my pre-diabetes but with enough carbs and protein to be supportive in a SHTF situation. My doc told me to cut carbs and sugar and eat more meat and veggies...
  3. Health, Fitness and First Aid
    This looks very promising, and could save the lives of millions. http://www.timesofisrael.com/with-artificial-pancreas-diabetics-can-put-the-needles-away/?utm_source=The+Times+of+Israel+Daily+Edition&utm_campaign=f91f5397d6-2015_12_15&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_adb46cec92-f91f5397d6-55294929
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I am a Type 1 insulin dependant Diabetic, and I've been recently working on my Bug Out Bag and preparing for disasters in general. I'm working on putting together a first aid/medical kit for the Bug out Bag. My goal is to be able to survive for about a week off of what I have. I'll need a...
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    My wife is diabetic and I am wondering as I would imagine other diabetics how they will handle this problem if S should HTF. Wy wife has a bit of insulin in storage and rotates it but it all has a born on and end date. I am wondering if there are any ways that a person will be able to get...
  6. Health, Fitness and First Aid
    White rice increases diabetes risk, scientists say: Eating white rice could increase the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, Harvard researchers claimed. Each large serving of white rice was linked to an 11 percent increased risk, scientists from the Harvard School of Public Health concluded...
  7. Health, Fitness and First Aid
    According to Sky news, 7 out of 10 patients with type 2 diabetes were cured using a restrictive 8 week low calorie diet. Patients pancreas' were restored to fully functional. Good news for many here! I hope it works out for ya :)...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    For those of you that are stockpiling lots of white rice, there was a report published on the BBC this week you might be interested in. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/10307790.stm I have heard of people stockpiling a years worth of rice and beans. And I'am willing to bet that it was white...
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