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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Multiple, severe.: Macrosomia (large baby), shoulder dystocia +/- brachial plexus injury, cesarean section, increased amniotic fluid, fetal death, neonatal hypoglycemia/ ... Read More
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Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Many: The baby can have macrosomia (large birth weight), increased amniotic fluid, fetal death, neonatal hypoglycemia, jaundice, shoulder dystocia, brachia ... Read More
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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
See details: Having diabetes up the risk for HBP.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: How high is your cholesterol? What other risk factors, if any, do you have? How likely are you be compliant with a rigorous dietary regimen? It would ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Sorry for your wait: Not many of us around here are not real familiar with naturopathic and homeopathic remedies. I think that is why you have waited so long. I would h ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary p Marshall
37 years experience Clinical Psychology
Preventative diet.: Evidence for vitamins and minerals reducing diabetes risks evidence is not strong. A better bet is to adapt a preventative diet to lower risks.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amy Reed
Dr. Amy Reed answered
26 years experience Vascular Surgery
Infection and PVD: Uncobtrolled diabetes can lead to increasing numbers of infections and sores on the feet. Diabetes also causes the arteries that give blood to the fee ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doug Mason
32 years experience Podiatry
Overall health: Diabetes is a very complicated disease. It is a multi organ condition that could affect some. Amputation is caused by poor circulation, bad infection/ ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience Internal Medicine
Diabetes increases the chance of :: Abdominal abscess, Actinomycosis, Acute tubular necrosis, Frozen shoulder, Alzheimer's disease, Animal bite, Aspergillosis, Bed sore, Bell's palsy, ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Kern
42 years experience Endocrinology
Yes: Yes it is. Both diabetes and alzheimer's involve excessive inflammation, although the precise link is not clear. Diabetes accelerates vascular disea ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Incressed risk in ad: The children of a mom with type 2 diabetes are at increased risk of developing dm in their adulthood and should avoid being overweight and need regula ... Read More

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