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What is Carbohydrate?

Evidence Based Health Care: Before I enter contentious territory I think it's important to state my position on modern western medicine. I am under the...

Diabetes and Crohn’s Disease

Being diagnosed with one chronic disease is not necessarily enough. Here is my story about being diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes in addition to...

Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes

Your body gets energy by making glucose from foods we eat.  However, to use this glucose, your body needs insulin. Insulin is a hormone...

One chronic disease isn’t enough?

Mark has kindly invited me to contribute to this forum. I see this as an opportunity to research all the issues associated with Crohns...

Questions and Answers about the FreeStyle Libre (Canada) Continuous Glucose Monitoring System

I have been using the FreeStyle Libre glucose monitoring system (CGM) since December 2018. Here are some questions I had myself before...