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Dry fruits for a diabetic - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
User :   My father is 60 years old, is diabetic and has had bypass surgery last May. What are the dried fruits he can eat? Can he eat Figs and Almonds? What is the quantity to be taken everyday?
Doctor :   He can eat dried fruits but that depends on his Blood sugar levels maintainence, daily calorie consumption that is prescribed
User :   so it differs from case to case?
Doctor :   and the exchange at each session of it
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   the diet for a diabetic differs
Doctor :   from individualt o individual
User :   thanks
User :   bye
Doctor :   f you requie
Doctor :   i can assess your fathers condition
User :   yes?
User :   how?
Doctor :   I need to know more details on his glucose control
Doctor :   Is he on insulin or oral
User :   insulin
User :   injection
Doctor :   What is his glucose levels BBF, PL and PD
User :   not sure. I will find out and get back
Doctor :   are you getting back now

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