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3 0 1 hour ago
48 yr old male has gone from 215 lbs to 185 lbs in 1 1/2 months, thirsty all the time, unrinates frequently and his hands and feet ache more often than not. Went to the doctor a month ago and the dr. said he was a borderline diabetic but he has lost more weight since then and his symptoms continue
2 0 1 hour ago
Hey, A few months ago I went on a extremley limiting diet... During this time I experienced severe dehydration, dry mouth, nausea, and lightheadedness. Once I started to go back on a more normal diet, the symptoms resided. However, during the past few days I ve started to experience more of the...
2 0 2 hours ago
I am a diabetic patient with fasting sugar level 280 and post lunch 350. I have lost my weight upto 9 kg. My age is 51 yrs female. I want to take medicine to control blood sugar, cholestrol levels and which will make increase in my weight. My weight is 44 kg. Height 5 feet.
2 0 3 hours ago
I take insulin injections 4 times a day. Since my blood sugar levels have remained unstable, I m restricted to giving the injections in my stomach for now. I ve been doing this for about a month now and my stomach is really getting sore. Any tips to help reduce the tenderness?
2 0 4 hours ago
I am an 18 year old female. 5 3 and 150lbs. For the past 2 weeks I have been feeling very nauseas and throwing up after eating or drinking snacks/beverages with sugar. After drinking half a can of soda or having a 2-3 cookies will make me sick. I also get light headed after and feel a little off...
3 0 4 hours ago
I m female 30yrs old 110lbs and 5 1 I have been a type one diabetic since I was 9yrs old I have had high chelestrol since I was 18yrs old I have all the signs and symptoms of diabetic neropathy I m a nervous mess from this how do I get the proper diagnoses I m seeing my diabeti spealisy on the...
5 0 4 hours ago
hello doctor , i am kashvi , my mother is a diabetic patient ,and she is having BP too... and is taking a glycomet 1gm tablet twice a daily from 15days ago & continuing too.. due to this tablet is getting many side effects of [ vomiting , dysentery, stomach pain , guidiness , numbess , & more...
6 1 5 hours ago
iam type 1 diabetic and have 4 kids my youngest son is 18months and i randomly check my kids blood sugars his was 145 a few days ago and today about 2 hrs after eating his sugar was 172 is that high for a baby or should i be worried he is devoloping type 1 diabetes?
7 0 5 hours ago
Hello sir my age is 25 years and weight was 112.just went for the sudden medical chk up, my sugar pp came out to be 212 and sgpt level was 7.2. Now i have reduced my sugar level to 130 and weight to 99 after walking continuosly for 1 hour daily for 50 days. I usually have a slight pain in upper...
4 0 6 hours ago
are there any studies that show a link between diabetes in the father and birth defects? my husband has a very low sperm count and we are considering tese. but we aren t sure if there is a way to test the sperm for birth defects before icsi. he s 51, athletic, insulin dependent diabetes.
4 0 9 hours ago
My husband is 72 years old. Diabetes type 2 and heart patient. Had open heart surgery about 5-6 years ago. Triple bypass and carotid artery surgery at the same time. He also has high blood pressure still while being on two different types of meds for the blood pressure. He takes insulin twice a...
3 0 9 hours ago
I have type two diabetes. Insulin short acting with meals. Long acting morning and evening. Successfully lowered A1c to 6.2 and have established training sessions four 45 minutes a week minimum. Problem is lunch time low blood sugar in 50s this past week with episode of itchy arms. Was going to...
4 0 16 hours ago
I am type 2 i have not been able to get my numbers lower I found out I had a lower urinary infection I am now taking antibiotic will my numbers lower once i finish my antibiotics ,Everytime i have any kind of infection My sugar goes up. My primwarary doctor gave me too much blood thinner caused...
3 0 17 hours ago
yes, I am 52 years old and my doctor tells me that my sugar levels are 5.6 and that I should be careful to become diabetic, but other people and two other doctors tell me that there is no such thing of pre-diabetic so am I diabetic? or not? and if I can prevent by becoming diabetic
3 0 18 hours ago
Is Type -I Diabetes or IDDM cureble? My wife is around 37 yrs old now. She is on Inj. Insulin 30/70 since Jan, 2005. She was in Coma in Jan, 2005 with Sugar 618(Rendom). Initialy dignosed Diabetic in Dec, 2004. No family history in both family at all. She is slim in body physic. Her sugar...
3 0 19 hours ago
I have a problem. My doctor says I have insulin resistance (endo), and he prescribed a high dose vitamin d. After four days I get pain, pain all over, and it gets worse. He said its not the vitamin d. So I gave it another trial and within 4 days all over pain, bad, worsening my controlled fibro....
2 0 19 hours ago
Hello Doctor. My mother is cardiac patient.now her sugar levels are high.so doctor suggested to take insulin lantus.In lantus website i read that it has serious side effects to some people.My mother has swelling and itching all over the body.So she stopped taking insulin.what i have to do ?please...
3 0 19 hours ago
I am 65, about 5 ft 5 and weigh 160. I am diabetic, taking metformin, but have the diabetes under control--exercise regularly-- in good health. For the past few days I have been smelling a rather sweet, citrusy type of smell in my nose, and I am wondering what could cause it.
3 0 19 hours ago
Since I started taking Crestor (5 mg) 6 months ago, my fasting blood sugar is 130. Does this drug cause increases in blood glucose levels? My doctor wants me to stay on cholesterol drugs to keep my cholesterol levels down within the normal range. Is there a statin that will not have this affect...
3 0 20 hours ago
Hi, I am a 25 year old woman suffering from type 1 diabetes. Recently during the middle of the night I got up to visit the bathroom and my legs went from under me. I got up and the same thing happened again. I could not get up for 2 minutes or so after. Also im noticing that when I get up during...
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