Doctor Q&A for Dr. Charles A Bryant

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Herbal thyroid: I am unaware of any evidence of any benefit to thyroid function from either topical or ingested use of aloe.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Exercise: I would suggest a pilates like regimen which will help strengthen core body strength - as always discuss with your physician and start slowly and work ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Diabetes food choice: Any process carbohydrate (starch or sugar) like cheetos etc will cause rapid rise and fall of blood sugar. A better choice would be a moderate amount ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Diabetes Food choice: All type of foods increase after eating blood sugars. Simple carbohydrates like sugar and starches cause a rapid rise and fall. A mix of complex car ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Low sugar: Low blood sugar - defined as a glucose test result <70 is frequently the first sign of developing diabetes. You need to see your doctor for an evalua ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Anemia: Fatigue and aches can be due to many things but could be related to your lack of iron and anemia due to this lack. You doctor likely checked you bloo ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Type 1 Diabetes: If you indeed have type 1 diabetes you need Insulin to control your blood sugar since you do not have the ability to make Insulin on your own. You sh ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Lack of carbs: Glucose is the normal fuel for the body. If there is inadequate glucose (derived from the breakdown of carbohydrate) or if in the case of diabetes th ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Not diabetes?: Diabetes is most likely and needs full evaluation including before meal and 2 hr after meal glucose testing. There could be Insulin resistance with a ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles A Bryant
48 years experience Endocrinology
Non specific test: Esr is a non-specific marker for inflamation. Her doc should evaluate her for acute or chronic illness in addition to diabetes. It is elevated in diab ... Read More
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