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A 31-year-old male asked:

Y i have a sweet taste in my mouth? i am prediabetic my fasting glucose level was 109 yesterday 111 today, i don't eat sugar, i take januvia (sitagliptin)

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Dr. Elton Behner
Dentistry 38 years experience
Lifestyle...: If you have not in the last 6 months had an oral glucose tolerance test (oGTT) and a Hemoglobin A1c (Hg A1c) I recommend that you have them done. Then consider lifestyle changes, consult with a Nutritionist, and perhaps a Functional Medicine specialist. Type 2 diabetes is often a result of lifestyle and may be corrected without medication. What is your BMI, lipid panel?
Dr. Elton Behner
Dentistry 38 years experience
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Mar 6, 2015

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