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A 42-year-old member asked:

Are bananas good for high blood pressure and diabetes?

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Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 42 years experience
Not good or bad: They're just food with calories in them, there is also potassium, but not enough to make a difference. A calorie is a calorie. There are no magic foods.

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A 46-year-old member asked:

Of high blood pressure and diabetes which is worse?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Diabetes is : When you copare these two medical conditions which often co exist and have to be treated and controlled all your life diabetes is worse with more chances of complications macrovascular and microvascular and needs strict nutritional support, weight control, one or more meds with/without insulin. Hypertension also needs good control and can cause complications in several areas like heart, kidneys etc.
Last updated Feb 11, 2015


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