Entries by Hanna Boëthius

Type 1 Thursday – Why the Dietary Wars?

In today’s Type 1 Thursday, it’s time for a more personal comment…  Why do people disagree so strongly about what people with diabetes should eat, when we all should have a common goal (notmal, healthy blood sugars)?  What’s your opinion about this? What tools and tricks have you tried to try to manage your diabetes […]

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Type 1 Thursday – Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes

It’s Thursday – time for another Type 1 Thursday!  Today’s topic is Type 1 vs Type 2 Diabetes. What are the differences? What are the similarities (if any)? And what about management and treatment, what are differences and similarities there? What are your take aways from this video? Share in a comment! Transcription If you prefer […]

Type 1 Thursday – How to treat hypos

Let’s talk about treating hypos/low blood sugars in today’s Type 1 Thursday! How do you treat your lows? What do you use? Comments and questions are, as always, welcome! Transcription If you prefer to read: Hello and welcome to Type 1 Thursday with me Hanna Boëthius, one of the cofounders of The Low Carb Universe. […]

Type 1 Thursday – Total vs Net Carbs?

Today, I’m talking about total carbs vs net carbs – which one should you count? Carb counts are sometimes difficult to bolus the right amount for, so also on low carb/keto. Especially since food manufacturers love to state “net carbs” instead of total carbs on their products… Find out more about what I think of […]

Type 1 Thursday – Fasting and T1D?

Join me for another Type 1 Thursday, ahead of our Diabetes. by The Low Carb Universe event in June (bit.ly/happydiabetes) Today, we’re talking about fasting and T1D. Is it possible? Should you do it? Do you do some kind of intermittent fasting? Have you noticed any benefits as a T1D? Questions and comments are welcome! 🙂

Type 1 Thursday – How Many Carbs?

It’s time for another episode of Type 1 Thursday! Today, Hanna talks about how many carbs one “should” eat as a T1D? Learn about this, and much, much more at the world’s first diabetes and low carb event: diabetes. by The Low Carb Universe in Stockholm, Sweden, June 19-23! How many carbs do you eat per […]