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Dr. Ernie Ordonez
56 years experience Bariatrics
Do not worry: Do not eat or drink for now. Just ice chips.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Moment in time: Diabetes doesn't go away. Each blood sugar represents a moment in time. Even when patients are in stellar control, there can still be variability in t ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience Family Medicine
Stress: Sometimes when diabetic patients undergo stress (prolonged exercise for example) stress hormones (cortisol and adrenalin) can increase glucose. Howeve ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
Sorghum: It digests slower, slowing the rise of serum glucose, therefore allowing for better control of diabetes. While this benefit is small, sorghum also has ... Read More
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A 80-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aruna Bakhru
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Similar: Both these drugs belong to the same class so the choice boils down to cost and the one you tolerate better.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Ekizian
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Type II diabetes: There is a strong heritable component of diabetes, especially type ii. I don't know what symptoms you are currently experiencing, but the classic ones ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Too high: Yu certainly have DM that is not controlled at this time. Over 400 is too high and if persists, you will need to go to the emergency room. Call your ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
53 years experience Internal Medicine
Lose the weight: The first part of treating diabetes is to lose weight. i know how difficult that can be but I'm just saying. Your medicine, metformin, is taken two ti ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Not sure: Diabetes tends to run in families, so ifanyone in your family had diabetes, that's probably why you have it. It is also more common in people who are ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Type2 diabetes: Type 2 diabetes us usually caused by environmentsl factors and is not sex linked.

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