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?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
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.
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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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Last updated Sep 27, 2014
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