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A 28-year-old member asked:

I'm a type 1 diabetic, i take multi vitamins everyday. what other nutrients and/or supplements can i take to help prevent future issues with my body?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Several: I suppose i can give you several things you can take. However, here's the deal; regardless of what nutritional supplements you take, diet, exercise, an taking your meds keeps you a lot healthier than any supplement.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Several.: Cinnamon and chromium can help with blood sugar control. Niacin (flush-free) and fish oil/flax seed can help with cholesterol management.

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