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I was diagnosed with non-Hodgkins lymphoma 2 years ago..I am receiving Rituxan..I was diagnosed as NED...my most recent blood work was excellent..I just received more results and the glucose level was 102...My question is 1. Should I be alarmed and 2. Can this be a result of the chemo treatments?...
15 1 Thu, 13 Aug 2015
I had type 2 diabetes, well-controlled with 500 mg metformin BID. I have been lax in checking my sugar levels, but over the weekend, sugar was in high 200 s, low 300 s. Only thing new is that I started Oxybutynin about three weeks ago. Could that drug cause a spike in blood sugar? And, if so, can...
15 1 Tue, 11 Aug 2015
I started Vaping some time ago as I was struggling without cigarettes due to stopping as a diabetic. Now I have palpitations, pale skin with a rash on the side corners of my mouth. I have been checked as fine with my diabetes but I have lost a little weight and people have noticed. I do feel that...
7 1 Mon, 3 Aug 2015
Hi there! Within the past 2 weeks I ve developed a very large and painful lump behind my ear. I have no other symptoms, however after blood tests it was concluded that i have diabetes. Im unsure of what type- further testing is required. I was wondering if you could let me know how exactly this...
6 1 Mon, 27 Jul 2015
Hi my name is sharleen lane . I am type 2 diabetes. I have an infection. Headache pines and needles. If my blood sauger go over 10.3 I am so poorly sick keep drink weeing. Few days ago my sauger levels went up 29.9. Now it 7.4 10. Up 17.6.this are from today..now I am so sick
8 1 Fri, 24 Jul 2015
after a 50 km cycle I didn t eat and woke up during night with a blood sugar of 2.3 mmols . I was nauseated and weak . it raised to 14 mmols by eating a few dates and I was fine . I am not a diabetic . am I prone to diabetes ? I am thinking of going on a pilgrimage for 3 days which involves total...
12 1 Thu, 23 Jul 2015
I have high blood sugar and have been unable to control it. I have a burning itchy vaginal discharge from this, but no infection. Is there any way to make this better? My doctors are still playing with my medication, so I have no idea when I might get lower levels.
19 1 Wed, 22 Jul 2015
Hi I am a diabetic on medication metformin and galipizide. I have been having a HI readng all day with extreme diaherria I have taken my med. but not eaten much. Do not know why it is high should it not be low f anything? What can I do to feel better?
11 1 Mon, 20 Jul 2015
Hello my mother s glucose level is at 323 right after having dinner .It gets up in the 240 s but she contols it with pills .Her Dr. Was recommending she get on insulin. Should I take her to the hospital right away or should I monitor her levels in case they get higher.?
7 1 Mon, 20 Jul 2015
Just this week I ve noticed I am tiring and very short of breath doing normal physical excursion. After a few minutes of rest and catching my breath I am back to normal. I am a type I diabetic. my last A1C was 6.7. I have been diabetic since I was 19. I am now 54. I am very concerned as this is...
9 1 Thu, 16 Jul 2015
yes I am border line diabetic but I have lost weight and I havent been dieting and I use the bathroom alot all day and I really go at night I have just started taking my medform now . but I feel like I am still losing weight cause the clothing that use to be tight is lose it is really noticeable
11 1 Thu, 9 Jul 2015
hi i,m suffering from type 1 diabetes last 10 year when i was 19 years old nw i m 29 .but last one week my diabetes is continue high. i m taking 3 time insulin in a day in the morning 14 unit humansulin regular same in the afternoon and in the night 14 unit humansulin 30/70 but still my sugar...
19 2 Tue, 7 Jul 2015
Hlo Doctor...my mother is suffering from diabetes from the past 19-20 yrs...recently we got her sugar level tested and results were shocking...with fasting it was 197 and without fasting it was 210... She is taking glyz-m ....plzzz suggest something for her
9 1 Tue, 7 Jul 2015
Today I went fishing. I have not seen a doctor or anything yet, and I am worried. I was down on cements in the beaming sunlight upper 90 degrees, then I felt dizzy. I fell, and got up off the ground after a few minutes and made my way back to my truck. I felt better soon after. I am thinking it...
27 1 Tue, 7 Jul 2015
I am 28weeks pregnant .i am diagnosed having GDM.i am on insulin A week ago i had a vaginal discharge with a bloody tinge. I am also taking dupastone b.d. i was put on clingen forte .only once i used that but still some bloody discharge is there but minimal .what should i do for it
11 1 Mon, 6 Jul 2015
I was taken to the emergency room by ambulance because I suffered severe abdominal pain, which the doctor diagnosed to be acute pancreatitis. A lot of x Rays, ultra sounds, echo tests, blood and urinal samples were taken. Would any of those tests signify if I may possibly have diabetes?
22 1 Thu, 2 Jul 2015
Yes my blood sugar keeps dropping to a bit below 70 then I eat a glucose tablet and get it up to 98 or 105 in 30 - one hour back down again. I am afraid to sleep I have a blazing headache and my sister died ib her sleep from low blood sugar she was brain dead by morning...blind, etc.
17 1 Thu, 2 Jul 2015
I am suffering from high blood pressure last 20 years now I am I am after age of 35 I am suffering from severe diabetes I am after age of 35 I am suffering from when I become nervous my heart beat become very fast Now I take one tablet of calvix 75 which prescribed by dr dandaiya now I what to do...
19 1 Thu, 2 Jul 2015
Hi and thank you. Recently my 66 year old husband was diagnosed with Diabetes 2, he is a very thin man (6 3 and 155 pounds). We are confused with the receipes and servings, we are still hungry when we go to bed at night and when we wake in the morning. What and how much food should he be eating...
18 1 Wed, 1 Jul 2015
My mother 80 year old is taking LOOZ syrup for her constipation besides she takes medicine for Diabetes GLYCOMET 250 Mg, Hypertension Amlosaf 5mg PAN D, Storwash 10 mg, CLipitolquestion - is it okay Diabetic can take LOOZ
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