Usually no. It depends on how well your sugars are conrolled. People die of diabetes due to complications. With high sugars, there are chances of kidney failures, nerve problems, heart attacks, stroke. So all this wil need careful sugar monitoring. If yu have diabetes, go for regular follow ups an dhave a good sugar control.
my girlfriend died Tuesday in her sleep,she was a type 1 diabetic.she was 47.she was ok round 1130 am..didn t look like she even tried to get up.there was blood coming out of her mouth when paramedics started trying to revive her.her sugar WAS 87 AT THE TIME THEY FOUND HER.NO SIGNS OF TRAUMA,SHE HAD BEEN TO her family dr.the previous day,and was fine.
I m age 54 & was dx ed w/ out of control BG 7 months ago. With exercise, better diet & daily 1600 mg s metformin, my BG has averaged 120-160. I also have fibromyalgia, spinal degeneration, sleep apnea & am obese (244 lbs, 6 feet tall). But my question is more general - can type 2 diabetes cause death?
Yes, I am concerned about my son overdosing or accidently taking my insulin I should say. He is 12 and I caught him messing with my insulin. He did not take any however it scared me to death. We had a long talk about it but as a mother I am scared. Kids are so weird these days about trying things.. I explained insulin for a non diabetic is very dangerous.
hI, i'M A WHITE MALE, 58, 5' 11", 170 IN PRETTY GOOD HEALTH with the exception of diabetes type 2 which was diagnosed about 5 years ago. I take metformin twice daily and sugar has been stable since diagnosis. My problem is getting and maintaining erections. I've tried the viagra & cialis pills which help only mildly. Any ideas?
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...My neighbor is an elderly long-term insulin dependent diabetic. She has been diagnosed with gastroenteritis which seems to be caused by the diabetes. They are giving her no prognosis for recovery. Do you agree?
My dad's platelet count came back at 85.Is feeling very dizzy.Passed out & fell.Also having blurred vision.He has blood disorder,insulin dependent diabetes,hep c,cirrhosis liver,lung disease,& heart conditions.Should I be concerned?He is only 55yrs. old.
sir, since last three months I have excessive thirst, urination and loss of weight up to 5kgs. on 2nd June my FBS -16.8 Mmol/L .After good diet control and exercise without any medicines on 13 th June FBS -6.2MMol./l and HbA1c-12.4% I will be glad to get an expert opinion.
My 71 year old husband is a 100% combat disabled Veteran (Vietnam), with diagnoses of combat-related: PTSD, Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 (non insulin dependent), Ischemic Heart Disease , COPD (Agent Orange Exposure has been determined to be a...
My husband is 68, History of Rectal cancer with neo-adjuvant treatment and surgery with the removal of his spleen, CVA due to Essential Thromobocythemia, Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 . He is currently on diamicron, metformin , and Hydrea. All tests...
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