Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

How to help with diabetes

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
A Verified Doctor answered
A US doctor answered Learn more
Diabetes in the USA: Regrettably increasing almost daily. There are many reasons, not the least of which is underlying obesity, lack of work options, good foods too expens ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
In2014 208000under20: According to 2014 report there are 208000 American under the age of 20 who suffer from Diabetes
2
2 thanks
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Fried
36 years experience General Practice
234,051: Diabetes remains the 7th leading cause of death in the United States in 2010, with 69,071 death certificates listing it as the underlying cause of dea ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
More and more common: There is a huge increase in type 2 diabetes because of increasing obesity across the population especially in children.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quang Nguyen
Specializes in Endocrinology
Complications: See your physicians to learn about the complications of poorly controlled diabetes. The more you know, the more ( hopefully) you will try to change. ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Finley-Belgrad
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Immunocompromised: body is busy dealing with diabetes, not as much resiliancy remaining to fight viral symptoms, and subsequent opportunistic infections
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
41 years experience Endocrinology
Definitely: Risk increases with age, positive family history and is 70-90% related to obesity. If you're overweight, begin a program of diet, exercise and weight ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Diabetes: Endometriosis is not related to diabetes. If you have symptoms from diabetes it is typically fatigue, frequent urination, sometimes a sugar odor to ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
High blood sugars: Diabetes is a serious disease in which a person cannot make any or enough Insulin to transfer blood sugar into the body's cells. The blood sugar stays ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
High blood sugars: Diabetes is a serious disease in which a person cannot make any or enough Insulin to transfer blood sugar into the body's cells. The blood sugar stays ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month