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So I've had this big lump in my lower right leg for weeks. At first I thought it was just a bruise. Cus there is a pink spot. It seemed t...
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Just curious about A1C.
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My sugar levels is high and not coming down. I am eating the right diet and exercising as well but my blood glucose levels is not reducing.
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Recently my dose of metformin was increased to 2-500s night and morning. I developed h pylori and direarra. They treated the h pilori, h...
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Which type of diabetes is worse to have?

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I am not familiar with diabetes I just know that it can get worse and can even affect the eyes.
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Is there any adverse effect of taking Hydrochlorothiazone12.5mg & Amlodipine 10mg for sudden elevation of glucose level,which I have star...
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I get my blood sugar and A1C tested every 3 months but I want to start checking on my own. There are so many meters and kits available t...
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I have been on 2500 mg of Metformin for 13 years now due to being insulin resistant BC of Polycystic ovarian syndrome. Have been on sever...
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I am a newly dignosed diabete type 2 person and am just 23.its has been only 3 months am married.i have discovered my illness on the 1st ...
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What would cause my feet to hurt after eating? This happens a lot of times, especially in the evening. My diabetes is under control and...
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I’m having a diabetes scare. I don’t find it very likely that I’m walking around with type 1 and not getting considerably sicker so if I ...
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I am a type 2 diabetic, diagnosed in 2006 as a borderline. Was prescribed Metformin. It is 2018 and i am on dialysis due to the damage th...
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I have type 2 diabetes. My doctor prescribed Byetta and I tried it for several months and the nausea side effects of it was devastating a...
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If i had normal blood sugar five years ago then is it possible i develop symptomatic type 2 diabetes within five years?
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My mother is 57 years old. She was found diabetes type 2 in 2010. In 2010: Blood sugar is 7.3 mmol/L before meal and 9.8 mmol/L after...
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I have been pre-diabetic for 12 years (Metphormin 1000 per day for 6 years), high blood pressure which has always been under control, cho...
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One year ago I was diagnosed with diabetes. I'm on Lantis. With lots of education, I'm now in control of my disease. Except for one side ...
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I was diagnosed 6 months ago and at that time my A1C was 7.7 and at this months follow up it was up to 9.9 so I'm just wondering what to ...
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How bad is Coke Zero for a type 2 diabetic? I hear conflicting information and even my doctor says that within moderation it's ok to dri...
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