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Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: Closer and closer, but not definitively cured as yet. Cell transplants most promising, + stem cell work, but not as yet ready for prime time. Dr. A. V ... Read More
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Dr. Marc Bloom
43 years experience Anesthesiology
No, only controlled: It is an important and life-long task to control diabetes.
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Dr. Philip Miller
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No: It can be controlled and in most instances patients can live full and productive, long, healthy lives; however, there is currently no known "cure" for ... Read More
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
None: There are no cures for diabetes. The disease is controlled through a combination of diet, exercise and medications.
Dr. Natalie Hodge
25 years experience Pediatrics
Type one or two?: A cure for type two diabetes is exercise and proper diet. This is a reversible disorder. If you are referring to type one diabetes, there is no cure, ... Read More
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
No cure: just control with diet, exercise and medications as prescribed by your doctor
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Usually not: The pancreas gland makes insulin, which is required because insulin makes blood sugar go into cells (blood sugar is the fuel for cells). In Type 2 dia ... Read More
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Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No: Only treated for the present time. Active research is undergoing though to find a cure. Please check with your local diabetes chapter if your interest ... Read More
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Dr. David Geffner
53 years experience Endocrinology
Controlled not cured: Diabetes leads to the inexerale loss of the Insulin producing beta cells. Even the "surgical cure" of a roux-en-y in morbid obesity will not permanent ... Read More
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Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
No cure: Naturopathy and Ayurveda can control diabetes but no cure is known as yet.
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Dr. Melissa Young
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Not yet: That is still in research.
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Dr. Patricia Vuguin
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Not really because what is wrong with diabetes is that the pancreas has no more cells that produce Insulin so even if you can stop the production of c ... Read More
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Dr. Qamar Khan
16 years experience Pain Management
No: Neuropathy due to diabetes cannot be cured. It can be managed via medications and interventions. Weight loss may help as well but will definitely no ... Read More
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Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
What type?: Type II diabetes is often due to obesity. Losing weight can "cure" this type of diabetes, often. Type I diabetes, is not "curable." There are other ... Read More
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