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Career while having DM type 1
Hi! I am a  registered nurse and recently was diagnosed with diabetes mellitus type 1 and later on developed alopecia universalis. Is there stil a hope for me to pursue my career as a nurse? Are there other options for me? Thanks and regards.
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Hi there!

None of the conditions suggest that you cannot pursue your profession. Though professionals with unstable diabetes are not best suited for emergency cases, you could continue as a professional with other departments.
Hope this helps.

Take care!
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Hi Dr Kaul,

Thanks for the advice. I am starting to controlmy diabetes now and had been very happy since i have my hair back though with steroids....
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