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Is protein intake different if you have diabetes

A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
You are doing fine: and your protein intake is suitable, in diabetes in general, it is rather the carbohydrates and fats that you need to watch diligently. A dietician, i ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Winkler
47 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Protein: usually 60-70 grams of protein
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rajesh Boorgu
26 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Fish lean poultry: I usually reccomend fish, lean poultry and egg whites. Lentils are also a good source of protein and are compatible with vegetarian diet.
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Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
What is your ?: protein supplement can be used under a physicians supervision.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: If you eat dairy products you can try greek yogurt or cottage cheese (otherwise soy/almond/coconut yogurt). Non dairy sources include chia seeds, bean ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chan Hwang
26 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Vegetarian "meat": If you eat a variety of vegetables, legumes, and whole grains, you will get all the protein you need. Meat analogues certainly have lots of protein, b ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Excessive sugar: Yes, it can lead to diabetes. You need to take much less sugar. I don't have a share in this but I am drinking "Lipton, Diet Green Tea". It is free ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keshab Paudel
18 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: Research shows vi shaped protein will help to loose weight and okay to use in diabetes.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Bond
21 years experience Sports Medicine
Over-protein = fat: The body can only metabolize so much protein, anything over and above will be converted to fat as storage.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
For optimal results!: Weight training is one of the best sporting actvities. To optimize resluts, you should eat 2grams of protein for every kilogram of body weight (2.2 lb ... Read More
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