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I am having balance issues when walking and standing still. I also have weakness in the back of my knees. There is a twitching at times, but more concerning is that my knees give out when I’m walking at times. I haven’t fallen yet, but came close to it. My knee just gives out. Sometimes there’s a...
2 1 Wed, 8 Nov 2017
I am diabetic,sugar levels after taking gemer0.5 daily morning is 95 before food and 110 after food..recently started having shoulder pain and was advised to take lumia 60K for 4 weeks .one tab every week.also advised to take nurokind LC twice daily.kindly let me know the treatments are safe.
2 1 Wed, 8 Nov 2017
i 64 5 7 234 and i a a diabetic have copd asthma low blood pressure i have irreregular heart beat have neuropathy and fin it very har to move around cause i stay swollen. My question is underneath my tongue there are a few little bumps but the veins are very dominant and are purple looking, can...
3 2 Wed, 8 Nov 2017
My name is Mahendra, and I am a sugar patients in 5 year ago. I take a tripride-2 tablet in one tablet morning and one tablet in evening. My sugar levels is 175 to 225 mgh. My age is approx 53 yes. So that I take only tripride 2 med or any other medicines also.
2 1 Wed, 8 Nov 2017
We have been advised by the pharmacy that is connected with our health insurance that we should probably change my husband s diabetic meds from glyburide micronize to something else due to the fact that he is now 82 years old. He has taken it for years and years and seems to getting along well...
2 1 Wed, 8 Nov 2017
Yes, please help me. My friend just called me from Elko, Nevada. She is driving westbound on interstate 80 with her boyfriend Mike who is diabetic. He is slurring his words and confused and irate. I think his sugar must be dangerously low. They don t have a glucose tester with them. I am trying...
2 1 Thu, 2 Nov 2017
Hello! Over the past week or so, I have experience an increased need to urinate and increased thirst. I have read online (bad, I know) that those are symptoms of type 2 diabetes. I had my fasting glucose checked back in June and it was 95. Can it increase that fast? No other symptoms. Thanks!Stacy
2 1 Thu, 2 Nov 2017
I have recently been diagnosed with a non obstructive kidney stone. I was diagnosed with lupus about 15 years ago. Currently, I am battling a watery vaginal discharge, changed vision, swelling in feet/ankles/lower legs, UTI symptoms although no bacteria shows up in culture if I don t drink plenty...
2 1 Thu, 2 Nov 2017
I was Dx with diabetes in 2010.. have been going to endocrinologists q 3 months since.. insulin was up to 55 daily of long acting and 20 plus sliding scale of fast acting with meals- I eat healthy.. but not on a schedule...I test 3-4 times a day- again inconsistent.. due to family schedules.....
2 1 Mon, 30 Oct 2017
sir myi mom suffering with colitis ulcers she is using steroids omminocortil 40mgand saaz 500mg and other steroids she has no diabetes till now when she started using this tablets her blood sugar level increased to 238mg/dl after eating below 1hr we took the test before 15days her sugar level is...
2 1 Fri, 27 Oct 2017
I walk a lot to and from doctors appointments and interviews because, I do not have a vehicle and my legs have been very swollen and bruised. I am curious as to what my symptoms are and if I could have diabetes because, it does run in my family and diabetes is very hereditary.
2 1 Fri, 27 Oct 2017
74 year old black male np 98/74 pulse 72 6 feet 2inches weight 190 non drinker/smoker eat mostly veggies little or no meat no salt little or no sweets exercise cardio walk one hour five days weekly, stretch pushups seven days weekly worked 56 years retired two years ago 22 yrs. Military Viet Nam...
2 1 Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Hello. I am a diabetes insipidus patient. I don t know if it s at all related to the insipidus, but I feel horrible, and experience frequent urination whenever I eat too much chocolate, avocado, or eggs. Why is this? Is there a common nutrient in these three things that I may have an intollerance...
2 1 Thu, 26 Oct 2017
I have type 2 diabetes and use insulin. Recently, I had an steroid injection for a torn meniscus and knee pain. My glucose levels went extremely high, 300+, for about 3 days. I also experienced frequent urination during this time. There was increased odor upon urination. What is the treatment for...
3 2 Thu, 26 Oct 2017
I have water blister about size of jumbo egg I am also a diabetic. It s the weekend don t want to emergency also on oxygen. Can I pop it afraid I won t last till Monday. Don t want to be around a lot of sick people. Have water blister that s just healed a other foot thankyou
2 1 Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Hi!I have been having headaches (waking up with them sometimes and sometimes they come on later in the day). Also feeling lightheaded (don t know how to explain it, but it s overwhelming. The nerves in my eyes are twitching (especially left) and I feel like I m fighting anesthesia to stay...
2 1 Tue, 24 Oct 2017
Im 53 male. I have been extremely thirsty for over a week now. I can t seem to get enough liquid to satisfy the thirst. I m a pre diebetic and I do drink a lot of vodka. It seems like I m not hungry nothing sounds good to me and that s usual. I have to go to the bathroom to urinate all the time....
2 1 Mon, 23 Oct 2017
my daughter is diabetic. she had one of her toes amputated in March of this year. while in recovery she was given an injection of morphine. she became violently ill. this lasted the 5 days she was hospitalized and has continued until today. any meds she takes make her ill. about every 7 days she...
2 1 Fri, 20 Oct 2017
my sister in law has the medical problem said has pain through entire body including neck back and feet does have diabetics 2 but does take metformin. looking for a answer for her i told her to go to doctors what would cause this. thank you for your time and concern.
2 1 Wed, 18 Oct 2017
Hi. I am a type 1 diabetic from Canada that had back surgery here at Bayfront Neurological unit in Saint Petersburg Florida in February I was release in late March and due to the costs of my insulin (Humalog) and Levemir I am waiting to have my refills sent from Canada where they are covered by...
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