A 27-year-old male asked:
my fiance is type 1 diabetic, and underweight. his hb1ac is high, cholesterol high. how can o help him gain weight and reduce cholesterol?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Philip Kern answered
42 years experience Endocrinology
Taking care: He needs to take care of himself. If he is on a good Insulin regimen, he may gain some weight. The high glucose can certainly elevate the triglycerides (and cholesterol). He needs to work with his doctor to take care of himself.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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