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Can drinking too much milk cause diabetes type 2?

Can drinking too much milk cause diabetes type 2?

Only if: If the milk drinking is excessive to the point that someone becomes obese and already insulin-resistant, then one could say that the excessive caloric intake from the milk is part of the problem in that it is contributing to weight gain. By itself, excessive milk drinking may not cause type 2 diabetes, but it can cause other problems. ...Read more

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How much could I drink mate if I have diabetes type 2 and when?

How much could I drink mate if I have diabetes type 2 and when?

Drink & diabetes: 20 F from Beirut asks: How much could I drink mate if I have diabetes type 2 and when? ANS: Drink when you are thirsty. ...Read more

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Is it good for a person with diabetes (type 2) to drink diet soda?

Is it good for a person with diabetes (type 2) to drink diet soda?

Better than regular: Diet soda is better than regular soda, especially for a diabetic patient. However, there are much healthier options than soda such as water! ...Read more

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Is it good for a person with diabetes (type 2) to drink diet soda to keep hydrated?

Is it good for a person with diabetes (type 2) to drink diet soda to keep hydrated?

Not really: Diet sodas do not help with weight loss, and usually have a heavy load of phosphoric acid. The artificial sweeteners paradoxically increase the need for sweets elsewhere in the diet. You can have 1 or 2 12oz servings without much downside. More than that is excessive. The best hydrating agent is simply water. It is less expensive, healthier, and has no side effects. Water is a better than soda. ...Read more

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Can sugar alone (from soda)cause diabetes type 2? I eat healthily and am 146 pounds and 6 feet tall, I drink 2 litres of coke over a span of two days

Can sugar alone (from soda)cause diabetes type 2? I eat healthily and am 146 pounds and 6 feet tall, I drink 2 litres of coke over a span of two days

Diabetes: Excess sugar can cause elevated sugars and if this is prolonged can put you at risk for diabetes. Drink sugar free instead. It's healthier and you won't gain wait because of excess calories. ...Read more

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What can I do if my dad has diabetes type 2, he drinks a bottle of wine every night. He needs help?

What can I do if my dad has diabetes type 2, he drinks a bottle of wine every night. He needs help?

Yes: Anybody who drinks a bottle of wine daily needs help, but it is especially true for a diabetic. Alcohol has many effects on blood sugars, mostly that increase sugars. The excess calories contribute to weight gain. The risk of liver and heart disease also increases significantly. He needs to stop drinking alcohol. ...Read more

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How does overeating cause diabetes type 2?

How does overeating cause diabetes type 2?

Via fat.: Overeating can make one fat. Extra adipose (fat) tissue in the body contributes to resistance to insulin. Resistance to insulin is a salient mechanism of type 2 diabetes. ...Read more

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Worried 20 yr old, healthy weight/diet, exercise. 3 hours sleep for past year bad sleep 3yrs. Can lack of sleep cause diabetes type 2?

Worried 20 yr old, healthy weight/diet, exercise. 3 hours sleep for past year bad sleep 3yrs. Can lack of sleep cause diabetes type 2?

Not by itself: People perform at their best when they get enough restful sleep, a balanced nutrition, exercise and work in a familiar environment. If something is preventing you from doing any of these, you will be prone to poor performance, and illness. (infections or stress effect). Type 2 DM would be unexpected at your age unless you were quiet overweight.You need to work out how to get better sleep habits. ...Read more

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Are their any symptoms caused by diabetes? Type 2

Are their any symptoms caused by diabetes? Type 2

Symptoms type2 dibet: Excessive thirst and hunger, passing lot of urine, blurred vision, tingling and pain in feet, hands and other parts of body, mood swings, slow healing of cuts and frequent infections. ...Read more

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Can chemical products used in procesed foods be the cause of diabetes type 2)?

Can chemical products used in procesed foods be the cause of diabetes type 2)?

Diabetes causes: It is more likely that eating the processed foods are one of the causes because of the high glycemic impact that processed foods have. ...Read more

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Could chemical products used in processed foods be the cause of diabetes type 2?

Could chemical products used in processed foods be the cause of diabetes type 2?

Diabetes Type 2: Chemicals can cause problems, but it is more likely that the processed foods are spiking your blood sugar. When a machine processes food, there is very little digesting to do, so it often turns quickly into sugar when you eat it. Not good at all. ...Read more

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What are the common causes of diabetes type 2?

What are the common causes of diabetes type 2?

Many: The causes are not clearly known. There are certain factors which may lead to diabetes. Virus infections can lead to diabetes. If it runs in your family, you are obese, smoke cigarettes, had gestational diabetes or had a baby weighing 9 or more pounds, have impaired glucose tolerance, do not exercise regularly, low HDL cholesterol or high triglycerides, high blood pressure you are at high risk. ...Read more

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How to cure muscle wasting caused by diabetes type 2?

How to cure muscle wasting caused by diabetes type 2?

Diet, exercise,: Weight loss and glucose control are your only hope. Work w/your doctor and dietitian. ...Read more

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GFR 24, no protein in urine. What causes this? 61 years old, Diabetes type 2 for 20 years, controlled. HTN controlled. Labs good!

GFR 24, no protein in urine. What causes this? 61 years old, Diabetes type 2 for 20 years, controlled. HTN controlled. Labs good!

DM & HTN: Diabetes and hypertension are the commonest causes of renal failure. It is imperative that you consult a kidney doctor, nephrologist, for continuing care.
Wish you good health! ...Read more

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What drink is taken after vomiting (like sevenup but with no sugar (for diabetes type 2)

What drink is taken after vomiting (like sevenup but with no sugar (for diabetes type 2)

Seltzer?: Seltzer, flavored or otherwise, may provide the carbonation that you seek without the calories. Drinking too much seltzer, especially the flavored ones with artificial sweeteners, may not be the healthiest thing to do in the long term, but for a few days in this context it may benefit you. ...Read more

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I have diabetes type 2. I just got hugh blood sugar levels its on 16, 5 yesterday I had the same. ..and I got back all the symtptoms when I first got diabetes type 2 drink alot and takin a leak alot... Like why has this out of nowhere got that high bloo

High blood sugar: There are many reasons why you might have high blood sugar, usually related to the therapy you are using to control your diabetes.
You must see your primary doctor as soon as possible.
If your blood sugar level is above 200 you really should go to the nearest Emergency facility right now! ...Read more

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Diabetes type 2- why do we get it if are not using much sugar?

Diabetes type 2- why do we get it if are not using much sugar?

Many things: Genetics, environmental, obesity. Diabetes is caused by many things. Eating too much sugar does not cause diabetes unless it caused you to gain weight beyond normal, then it can lead to diabetes. ...Read more

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Diabetes type 2 using insulin 40unit. Sugar high to 458. Is that to much.?

Diabetes type 2 using insulin 40unit. Sugar high to 458. Is that to much.?

Yes: Your sugars are not optimal, they should be not more than 120. You need to see your doc to adjust the Insulin dose as well as modify your diet. ...Read more

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Is it true that elderly people couldn't sleep alot at night or it is a special case? &how much should a 52 woman sleep (she have diabetes type 2)? thnx

Is it true that elderly people couldn't sleep alot at night or it is a special case? &how much should a 52 woman sleep (she have diabetes type 2)? thnx

Sleep.: It is true that the regularity and efficiency of the sleep wake cycle folders in elderly people. They often lose their circadian rhythm. Generally speaking, it would be wise for people to try to get 6 to 9 hours of sleep nightly. ...Read more

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Is too much sugar directly responsible for diabetes type 2?

Is too much sugar directly responsible for diabetes type 2?

Not directly: High sugar is by definition diabetes so high sugar level (if meet criteria) will directly give you the diagnosis of diabetes but eating/consuming sugar will not cause diabetes in the short term. Overtime, eating a lot of sugar will cause obesity, Insulin resistance which will lead to type 2 diabetes. ...Read more

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Common symptoms of diabetes type 2?

Common symptoms of diabetes type 2?

Thirst, hunger...: Frequent urination, undue fatigue

if concerned at all, see md to catch / treat early

and can check sugars before person gets these symtoms, in order to try to catch it early, especially in people with family history of diabetes. ...Read more

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What can you do to treat diabetes type 2?

Many Choices: We have many choices
1 diet, exercise and weight loss
2 oral antidaibetic drugs there are many to chose from different classes from metformin to onglyzza.
3byeta, victoza, (liraglutide) bydorian
4 insulin
varios combinations are used in different patients depending on the responce. ...Read more

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How can I manage and treat diabetes type 2?

How can I manage and treat diabetes type 2?

DM2: 1. Diet balanced, less cholesterol, less carbohydrates
2. Moderate exercise, walking two to three times a week- 30 min walk
3. Medications under direction of your doctor
4. Regular blood sugars checks. ...Read more

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How to control diabetes type 2 with medicine.?

How to control diabetes type 2 with medicine.?

Not enough: When someone with diabetes needs medication, then weight management, diet, exercise, and proper sleep are part of that prescription also. Depending on the physician, oral medication may be an option (often start w/insulin sensitizing agent), though occasionally insulin. When doing well with lifestyle change medication can sometimes be weaned. ...Read more

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Can diabetes type 2 lead to thrombophlebitis?

Can diabetes type 2 lead to thrombophlebitis?

Not usually: Diabetics are about at the same risk for blood clots as everybody else unless there are other genetic factors involved an also immobility and obesity. ...Read more