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Posted by Administrator on February 6, 2009 at 17:30
My name is Christopher and i have been a diabetic ever since I was 7 years old (I am 31 now). I got diabetes from contracting the chicken pox and it attacked my pancreas. Through the next 23 years, I have had huge issues with drastic ups and downs in my blood sugar. There were many times I would wake up in the middle of the night in cold sweats, there were times someone would have to call the paramedics to get me out of an unresponsive state. Doctors tried readjusting my insulin, they tried different kinds of insulin and for 23 years nothing seemed to work.
In October of 2010 I became a Nazarene believer in Yeshua (Jesus) and started keeping Torah, I was a Christian before that and thought I could eat anything that is within my diabetic guidelines to eat, pork, shrimp, shellfish etc. And I loved pork, I used to wake up in the morning and have a sausage biscuit, I would make spaghetti sauce with tons of pork in it, my favorite food was…Continue
Diabetes is a disease in which the blood glucose levels cross a normal benchmark. Patients suffering from diabetes face problems in conversion of food to energy. After a meal the food is broken down into a sugar known as glucose. This glucose is carried by the blood to cells throughout the body. Cells use insulin a hormone produced in the pancreas to help in conversion of glucose into energy. Most people develop diabetes because the pancreas does not make enough insulin or the muscles and liver does not use insulin properly. High glucose content in the blood is also known as hyperglycemia. This disease damages the blood vessels and the nerves that can lead to more complicated problems like heart disease, kidney disease, strokes, blindness, nerve problems,…Continue
Posted by anan adisa on August 5, 2014 at 8:07