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Does anyone else suffer from digestive problems? I was told that my stomach digests and empties at a slow rate. Any recommendations for a diet or even juicing? T1 for 15 years.

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11 Answers
Henrico, VA
Do not eat anything spicy because it will come back on you. Eat small meals and watch the red meat. Soft or liquid is the best I hope this helps.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 2001.
Alexandra Hills, AUS
Hi**** I have tummy issues but so far no one has been able to find anything wrong. What are your symptoms? Mine are around 7 each night I get eggy burps, then tummy rumbles and diarrhoea next morn

Austin, TX
Absolutely. It is very common. The bad thing is that it's not a quick fix. The good thing is once you figure it out you get to enjoy healthy digestion for life.

Bedford, OH
I have the same thing-been on a prescription for Reglan for about three years. No problems when I take it.

Long Branch, NJ
There is a program with organic whole foods that may help. Send yr email to me at ****@*****.*** and I can connect you to info

Living with type 1 diabetes.Living with LADA.
Chicago, IL
have you asked your doctor if your symptoms are gastroparesis? This can be a complication of diabetes.

Living with type 1 diabetes since 1999.
Orlando, FL
I went to see a doctor who did an upper GI, and he confirmed that I had slow stomach emptying. This was 2 months ago. It's just gotten worse. Thinking about going on a cleanse or juicing diet

Long Beach, NY
See a dietician for a elimination diet. Especially being diabetic. Your insurance should help pay for it. I'm on an antiinflammatory diet due to fibro. There is a theory that we have "leaky guts".

Long Beach, NY
This would be a much safer, and effective way to get what you need than a cleanse. When looking for a dietician tell them exactly what your purpose is. Not all are educated in all areas. I got lucky.

Milwaukee, WI
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