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type 2 diabetes high blood sugar
A 38-year-old member asked:
18 years experience Family Medicine
No: As a rule of thumb, people don't die from high sugar nowadays provided that care is right and given timely.
It is low sugar that has incomparably mo ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Type 2 diabetes: Take your medication as prescribed.
Check your blood sugar just before breakfast and just before lunch.
Document your food intake and your two blood ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
27 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Extended exposure to elevated blood sugars can desensitize Insulin receptors in your body, leading to difficulty in blood sugar crossing from the bloo ... Read More
22 years experience Bariatrics
Type 2 diabetes: High blood sugar levels are the definition of diabetes. Be it type 1 or type 2 diabetes, the result is an inability of the body to regulate blood suga ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
14 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes, type 2 diabetes can be "clinically silent, " meaning you may not have any symptoms at all. The only sign that you have it may be the high blood s ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Family Medicine
Stress: Sometimes when diabetic patients undergo stress (prolonged exercise for example) stress hormones (cortisol and adrenalin) can increase glucose. Howeve ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctor answered
Lose the weight: The first part of treating diabetes is to lose weight. i know how difficult that can be but I'm just saying. Your medicine, metformin, is taken two ti ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
15 years experience General Practice
High: Type 2 is associated with Insulin resistance where your body is have trouble removing glucose out of your blood stream. Sort of a like trying to get ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
28 years experience Pathology
Maybe diet,,,: Losing weight is very good and it's important to keep it up and keep the weight off, but what you eat may also be just as important. If you haven't a ... Read More
A member asked:
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Very good for Type 2: Congratulations! weight loss is one of the very best things for type 2 diabetes and sometimes even reverses it. It is unusual for blood sugar to not d ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
12 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: Talk with your doctor about lifestyle and diet changes. Also talk about the need to start medications in the future.
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