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Sugar use in Diabetes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   hello sir
User :   do u have mine chat history
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Yes
User :   sir i have been advised to have protinex and sugar mixed in milk but i have a doubt about mixing sugar as i am diabetic
User :   sir r u there?
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Yes
Doctor :   Is that all your question
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actually I thought you are typing more
User :   ya thats all
Doctor :  
You can sparingly use Sugar with Protinex
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As protinex is flavored
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you can use 1 Tsp of sugar
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sorry tea spoon
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not table spoon
User :   what sparingly is
Doctor :   one tea spoon
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is what I mean by say sparingly
User :   wont it affect mine sugar levels
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You can use sugar even if you are diabetic but less than others ( like 1/3 of what others use)
User :   ok
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Diabetes is all about calories
User :   yes i know that
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so it is not about sugars
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It is all about Carbo, proteins and fats
User :   sugal is high in calories
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not only sugars ( carbohydrates)
User :   yes
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Yes if you use less sugar then it is less calories
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In fact you can use the Sugar free pills instead of the normal sugar
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You can use Equal satchets too which are low calorie sugar
User :   that would be beller
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Yes
User :   all right sir now i get it
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I guess you received our mail about Weight gain tips
User :   yes
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How did you find it?
User :   yes got ur mail
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Ok
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User :   nope
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Bye for now
User :   will contact after following diet plan
User :   good night
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Ok bye
User :   bey sir
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