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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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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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I was diagnosed as a Type 2 diabetic 7 years ago at the age of 63. I was pescribes a short acting insulin with meals and and 46 units of ...
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Valentines Day is just a few days away and as a diabetic, we know that the carbs in the traditional box of chocolates will not be somethi...
i was told i have too much protein and also microscopic blood in my urine,my dr wants me to work on getting the protein numbers down what...
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Hi I always get shortness of breath when I'm hungry. My hunger is growing too. Glucose levels are normal. Any idea?
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I would like to know if MCT OIL ( from coconut) any good for losing fat and for a diabetic diet? It has lots of CV benefits as well as a...
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How many pens for a one month supply? there are 5 pens/box with 3mL in it with 100 units per mL
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Is it dangerous to use sugar free substitutes?

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I seem to be taking in more sugar free substitutes in place of sugar. Is it better to just go without the substitute?
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I have a fifteen year old son who has had asthma all of his life. last year, he was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. He's been on ast...
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My Mom has Type 2 Diabetes and High Blood Pressure from last 10 years. She is 63 yr old. Her average Blood pressure range is usually 162/...
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Hello, I am 20 and in urgent need of amswers. I’ve had chest pains for months now. The initial diagnoses was Gerd. I’ve had an echoca...
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can you take geritol if you are a diabetic
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