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Re: [IP] LowCarb



The Costco Everything pizza is OK for me too.  Maybe it's because it has
more veggies than anything else.

On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 12:00 PM, Susan Lane <
email @ redacted> wrote:

> Lilliana, I have actually gotten to where I can eat a piece of pizza from
> Costco and handle it without any problems.  USUALLY.  I give myself insulin
> for more then the carbs of the pizza and split my dose according to what my
> bg is when I start eating,.  I always wait about 20 minutes before eating
> unless I am low and I spread it out over about 11/2 hours.  I don't do this
> very often, but it sure is a nice treat!!!!  Susan
>
> On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 9:27 AM, Liliana Wells <
> email @ redacted> wrote:
>
> > Susan, you are right about pizza.  That is my number 1 enemy.  That
> > is,until I compromised my taste buds and now make my own version.  Even
> my
> > husband (non-diabetic) likes it.  I don't miss the store bought kind at
> > all.  Other fats don't affect me as much.
> >
> > On Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 10:42 AM, Susan Lane <
> > email @ redacted> wrote:
> >
> > > I personally have a terrible time when I eat too much fat and I'm a
> type
> > > one.  I have learned to handle a lot of it by splitting my insulin
> doses,
> > > but it certainly makes control much more difficult for me.  According
> to
> > my
> > > endo, up to 10 g of fat is OK and has little effect on insulin
> > absorption.
> > > 10-20 grams starts to be problematic and  over 20 grams is very
> difficult
> > > and  usually causes a great deal of resistance.  I had some pizza the
> > other
> > > night and was stable for hours.  When I woke up at night I was a bit
> > high.
> > > Took a correction and woke up still high.  I have to assume this was
> from
> > > the pizza.
> > >
> > > So, some of you out there may not be as affected as I am by fat, but it
> > > sure makes my control more difficult.  And I don't care if it's a good
> > or a
> > > bad fat.  Susan
> > >
> > > On Sun, Feb 22, 2015 at 11:37 PM, email @ redacted <
> > > email @ redacted> wrote:
> > >
> > > >  Having type 1 for more than 62 yrs I can attest to the long term
> > > benefits
> > > > of
> > > > using artificial sweeteners, primarily saccharine/ sweet n low with
> out
> > > > danger.
> > > > As valid evidence from the many 50-75 yr Joslin medallists long term
> > use
> > > > has not
> > > > impaired their health. As far as fat is concerned it is advised by
> the
> > > ADA
> > > > and
> > > > RDs, CDE,s for type 1s who are at satisfactory weight to include up
> to
> > > 30%
> > > > of
> > > > your total daily meal plan with healthy fats. Some fat is not only
> > > healthy
> > > > but
> > > > necessary for absorption of necessary vitamins and nutrients from
> > > > vegetables and
> > > > other foods. Type 2s have insulin resistance, type 1s usually not
> under
> > > > normal
> > > > circumstances.
> > > >
> > > > Gilda
> > > > Type 1 62 yrs, tslim
> > > >
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