Dreamfields Pasta a scam

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  1. Jim

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    Really interesting Jim. Thanks for that. The blood sugar measurements are the American version but work out high!
     
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    Dreamfields pasta shall be getting introduced to the bin when I get home from work. Have never eaten any, and not going to now.
     
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    Thanks Jim

    Never tried Dreamfields because I found it hard to see how they could create a low carb pasta - so more reasons to avoid! :)
     
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    cheers me dears x
     
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    omg i was so close to doing my lcm order with this on. thankfully i changed my mind!
     
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    Thanks for that Jim...it explains why it triggers my IBS when I've tried. I gave it up when it did that!
     
  9. J2BLUE

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    Thanks Jim!

    I've always been suspicious of that pasta. Most 'patent pending' products are crap it seems.

    I'm also suspicious of Maltitol now which is a shame because i'd love a marshmallow mudslide Atkins bar!
     
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    bumpity bump bump bump x
     
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    I have to say my blood sugars spike with normal pasta & my stomach bloats... with Dreamfields my sugars haven't spiked nor do I get the feeling of bloatedness. Am confused.com!
     
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    mm interesting....
     
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    As I'm not in ketosis I've had some for lunch & will see how my blood sugars are at regular intervals afterwards.... then I'll try the same after the same quantity of regular pasta... I'm intrigued. x
     
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    oh yes let us know. do you have a monitor?
     
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    Oh, are you diabetic too? Don't you find that Atkins is just perfect for good blood sugar numbers?
     
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    Yes Atkins is the only thing that has worked.

    Bloods before 4.8
    Bloods 1/2 hour after 10.2 (usually only rises to about 6)
     
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    Nice before number! It's nice to know that I'm not the only diabetic that thinks this WOE is amazing.
     
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    I'm usually always in the 4's these days now... infact I have to watch out for hypos rather than hypers these days. Are you on any meds?
     
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    I'm type 1. I am insulin dependant. I'm using about half the insulin I was on before and my diabetes is more stable than it has ever been. Atkins is a diabetes success story. :)
     
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    Wow thats amazing... I was only diagnosed 2 weeks before I started this round of Atkins, I have PCOS too so have always felt better on this WoE.. I do find it bizarre how most diabetic suggested diets are so high in carbs!!
     
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