What is Diabulimia?

Diabulimia refers to an eating disorder in which people with Type 1 diabetes deliberately give themselves less insulin than they need, for the purpose of weight loss.

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YEs my father in law has 23% of his heart working, and the they have chosen to not do the quad bypass, say has heart is dead, but now dealing with...

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Whether a person has diabetes or not, he/she always needs energy for the body. It comes from food. In a person without diabetes, food...

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Hi. I am a type 2 Diabetic. Well, actually I am a reversed Type 2 Diabetic. I was Diagnosed in Feb. of 13 and by July of 13, I lost 37 pounds, and...

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HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Since your diabetes is so well controlled, the episodes are unlikely to be related.

Dizziness and vertigo are...

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hi sir ihave diebet type 2 i loss to much weight how XXXXXXX wieght which diet good for me and blood suggar is out of control

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Thanks for posting the query and I apologize for being late.

Generally we advice Type 2 Diabetics to lose weight at the rate of 6 to 8 pounds a...

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