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If you are diagnosed with diabetes, for how long will you have it ?

if you are diagnosed with diabetes , do you have it for life or can it go away ?
Thu, 31 Mar 2011
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once u are diagnosed as diabetic..there is no permanent cure for diabetes..u should restrict food intake and if ur diabtes is initial stage then it may be controlled only by diet restriction if not u should have medicines daily .

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Once diagnosed with diabetes- You have it for your life. It is irreversible as lost pancreas cells cannot be got back.

You should get yourself treated as per plan.
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