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How to lose weight with type 1 diabetes

A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Vuguin
32 years experience Pediatrics
Exercise: The best way is like with any other condition, diet and exercise. Specially the exercise on the regular basis with help decrease the Insulin dose and ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience Family Medicine
Sometimes: Some dmt1 patients present with weight loss.This is a complex disease that requires close collaboration between you and your dr.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Healthy lifestyle: There are no shortcuts for weight management in patients with type 1 diabetes. It's always best to minimize low sugars (to avoid eating more to keep ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
27 years experience Pediatrics
Eat less/exercise: The more one eats, the more Insulin is needed to control blood sugar. Exercise helps increase sensitivity to Insulin so that less is needed to maintai ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Schwartz
51 years experience Endocrinology
Key principle...: Is assuming you have good control on current regimen and diet, you must decrease Insulin doses proportionately to decrease in calorie intake best ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Same as anyone else: The same way anyone can, by eating less than you burn off with exercise. It's more difficult because you're on insulin, however. Talk w/your endocrino ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tipu Sultan
Specializes in Allergy
Low carb diet : I don't know about chances. It is type II diabetes that is associated with Pcos. Your best chances to postpone or perhaps prevent diabetes are that yo ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liesa Harte
28 years experience Family Medicine
Diabetes Type 1: It is unusual for someone with Diabetes Type 1 to need to lose fat. If you do, then I recommend you discuss this with your doctor for best results.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda DiMeglio
27 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Yes: I am assuming you need to lose some weight... If so you can do a weight-watchers diet with type 1 diabetes. Just make sure you talk to your doctor and ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Diabetes: Never give up hope. Research in the the field of diabetes is active snd ongoing.

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