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As my blood sugars began trending lower, my excitement began growing that my body was adapting to the all-animal based diet. Not even I expected the fasting numbers of the past five days!

Diabetic Carnivory: How Sweet It Is





My personal daily goal: Obtain and maintain truly normal blood sugars. Note:  I am content to eat, play and LIVE as I do today… for the rest of my life.   But I LOVE to experiment!  And if I can help others find a means to improve their insulin sensitivity and […]

Very Low Fat Diabetes Experiment: Phase 1



Brad, knowing how much I hate to lose, in an attempt to console me adds, "I guess your age is catching up to you finally." What the hell??? Brad meant well when he said this, but to me ... it was like sticking a hot stake into my eye!

eXcellent eXercise eXperiments


Question: Why doesn't the American Diabetes Association or the American Association of Diabetes Educators promote fasting as a means to reduce blood sugars? I think we know... Greed, intellectual laziness, willful ignorance or all of the above.

2015 Fasting Summary




EVERYTHING we do is an experiment. Everything. YOU are the results of all that you have done up to this point. I urge you to pay attention to your experiment and try to improve your blood sugars, your health and your fitness. You will be glad you did. :)

Another Experiment – Exercise And Diabetes



TotalDiabetesSupply.com has agreed to provide readers with a discount and to provide me with product and supplies to review!! :) First Review? Dr. Bernstein's favorite meter... the Freestyle Lite. I'll have that review coming soon.

Testing Blood Sugar Meters and Diabetic Supplies




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My personal experiment shows the positive effects resistant starch can have on your blood sugars, therefore potato starch can help you manage diabetes. I urge you not to eat a lot of high carb foods to obtain resistant starch, but to use Bob's Red Mill Raw Potato Starch.

Resistant Starch and Diabetes Experiment Day 25




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I have tested high fat, high carb foods in the past and as noted, my blood sugar would continue to rise for 2+ hours. That did not happen this time, so that is yet another HUGE PLUS! I have definitely seen enough here today to continue experimenting with resistant starch.

Potato, Potato Starch and Diabetes




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Ok… I have new readers so let me cover three things… important things. 1) Every thing we do is an experiment.  Get it?  Everything you are is a result of all your actions or inaction.   What you do, eat and touch will affect you in some way.  Will it […]

New Fruit Experiment!


November was a month of ‘bashing’ the American Diabetes Association…and a month of thanks too of course. December was a month of experiments.   The popularity of my humble attempt at educating, motivating and entertaining people (the blog) … has exceeded my expectations. Every month saw increases in readership… including November […]

2011 – Year in Review



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If you are not familiar with my ‘Date with the Devil’ posts, you should read Day 1  and Day 2 before proceeding. In brief, I went very high carb for 24 hours, ‘the devil’ was high carbohydrates. I received quite a few comments and questions regarding my experiment …  which […]

Follow Up on “Date with the Devil”


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I had a … date with the devil??? YES!!! … and by devil I mean… Carbohydrates!!! Now…I”m not talking about eating an orange wedge… or even a baked potato! We are talking full BORE high carb eating!!! ………… however I remained GLUTEN FREE! :) Note: If you are not drug […]

Date with the Devil… Day 2 and Summary



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Why a new experiment? To gain knowledge of course! My high carb experiment was only 24 hours, from Noon to noon, 12/5 and 12/6/2011 but that was long enough. The devil being … carbohydrates. :)   Notes   1) I am a Type 2 Diabetic who successfully self treats my disease with […]

Date with the Devil