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Control of diabetes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   are you back
User :   yes
Doctor :   I guess you were spking about the diabetes
User :   is diabetic curable
User :   yes
Doctor :   Is diabetes is not curable is only controllable
Doctor :   with proper glucose control
User :   how to controll
Doctor :   the complications dont creep in
Doctor :   Aerobic exercises like running, jogging and swimming
Doctor :   and diet modifications
Doctor :   and weight loss
User :   ok
User :   can u suggest me some diet
User :   can i have non veg
Doctor :   You can have non veg
User :   r u there doctor
Doctor :   but limitations
Doctor :   to it are there
Doctor :   I shall say the foods to be be avoided
User :   what extent
Doctor :   Glucose, sugar, honey, all sweets, chocolates and candies.
User :   can i have fish daily
Doctor :   Foods to be restricted are like
Doctor :   Potatoes, yam, arbi, sweet potatoes, mangoes, grapes, bananas, alcoholic beverages,
Doctor :   deep fried food, dry fruits, salad oils, cakes and pastries.
Doctor :   You have to take low fat, high protein, high fibre diet
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I shall send you a sample diet document
User :   what is the maximum level of glucose
Doctor :   and yu can make such for your self
Doctor :   too
User :   ok
Doctor :   and the dietician shall asssist you in doing that
Doctor :   The random blood glucose level should not cross the 200mg/dl
Doctor :   and the fasting blood glucose should be brought
Doctor :   less than 100mg/dl
User :   my friend is having 500mg
Doctor :   Take care of the lipid profile
Doctor :   which is very important too
Doctor :   Ok
User :   now i am having 162 fasting
User :   280 after food 2hours
Doctor :   If the plasma sugar crossing 200mg/dl and fasting more than 125 the complications shall set in fast
Doctor :   as comapred to other diabetics who have glucose control
Doctor :   is the Sugar scan done for you?
Doctor :   if so when is it done?
User :   now i am having 162 fasting : 280 after food 2hours

Doctor :   I advice you to get it done once every 6 months
Doctor :   you have to reduce it
User :   before 15days i came to know
Doctor :   they are high levels
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest you to get the sugar scan done at thyrocare labs
Doctor :   and get back to me with the results
Doctor :   We suggest to get the investigations done at an accredited and barcoded lab, like THYROCARE. You can find out the nearest location at WWW.WWWW.WW
Doctor :   With the scan we can be able to know the other health status
User :   heart scan ok
Doctor :   like lipid profile, sugar control ove rthe last 3 months
Doctor :   no it is sugar scan
User :   chol 236
Doctor :   what is LDL
Doctor :   and HDL
User :   i have to see the report
User :   nothing to worry
Doctor :   Chol is raises
User :   about diabetic
Doctor :   raised for you
Doctor :   It is worrisome to have the raised levels of sugar and Cholesterol for you
User :   what to do
User :   any measures
Doctor :   I told you about the exercises and the diet
Doctor :   these are most imp
User :   i need a diet chart
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   you need
User :   yes
User :   can u send me
Doctor :   but the dietician can give you specific menu
Doctor :   I can only send you a sample one
User :   ok
Doctor :   everyone's menu differes
User :   i have to take insulin to control my blood glucose
Doctor :   basing on the glycemic status and the wt of the body and the food preferences
Doctor :   and diet
Doctor :   Right now you shall be put only on pills and the exercise
Doctor :   Start exercise from Day 1
Doctor :   which helps in correct utilisation of glucose
Doctor :   Ok
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