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How to prevent onset of diabetes type 2?

How to prevent onset of diabetes type 2?

Lose weight: Maintaining a normal weight or at least a non-obese weight is the most important thing you can do to prevent diabetes. Also limit sweets and eat lots of fruits and vegetables, grains and lean, small portions of meat. Grill or broil food. Don't fry or saute it. Unfortunately you can't do anything about your genetics so do the best you can with your weight and diet. ...Read more

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Dr. Quang Nguyen
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Diabetes (Definition)

Diabetes is a disease of increased blood glucose levels. Glucose is a type of sugar that comes from the intake of food. Insulin is a type of hormone that removes the glucose from the blood and moves it into the cells to provide them with energy. There are two different types of diabetes: type 1 and type 2. Type 1 diabetes is when the body does not make any insulin. Therefore, glucose stays inside the blood and does not move into the cells. Type 2 diabetes, which is commonly associated with obesity, is when the body is either resistant to the effects of insulin or when the body does not produce enough insulin. Increased levels of glucose in the body causes severe damage to the ...Read more


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How can we prevent diabetes type 2 disease?

How can we prevent diabetes type 2 disease?

Carb Restriction: Type ii diabetes can be prevented by carbohydrate restriction and regular exercise. These two measures alone have been shown to decrease progression to diabetes by 70-80%. ...Read more

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What's a good way for us to prevent diabetes type 2?

Weight control: The best prevention is to keep your weight as normal as possible. Maintain an active, healthy lifestyle. ...Read more

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Diabetes type 2 and dental treatment, is it okay?

Diabetes type 2 and dental treatment, is it okay?

Almost mandatory: Yes. It is very important to maintain dental appointments, especially keeping your gingiva (gums) clean and healthy. Periodontal disease can progress very rapidly in diabetics. ...Read more

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Hey.eating 12 glass water per day will help treatment Diabetes type 2??is that effective for treatment of Diabetes type 2?

Hey.eating 12 glass water per day will help treatment Diabetes type 2??is that effective for treatment of Diabetes type 2?

Type 2 diabetes: Simple answer is NO! Calorie intake should be carefully arranged and regular exercise is a good idea. Over time you should work towards getting rid of diabetes. There are many articles on the web that are designed to help you get rid of diabetes. Won't happen overnight but before long you will be "teaching" your family and friends how to get rid of diabetes. ...Read more

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I will be meeting a doctor for endoscope treatment for diabetes type 2. What is it?

I will be meeting a doctor for endoscope treatment for diabetes type 2. What is it?

Dont know the answer: I apologize but i just do not know the answer to your question. I do not know of any "endoscope" treatment for dm-2. Are you sure why you are seeing this doctor. Perhaps you need to make a phone call to the doctors office and ask to speak to someone to firm up the reason for the visit and why you are having a procedure. Check with your pcp too. This just doesn't sound right. Please check! ...Read more

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My dad has diabetes type 2 sugar level 350 mg/dl and had stents placed in his heart and he sometimes has pain in his heart so what is the treatment?

My dad has diabetes type 2 sugar level 350 mg/dl and had stents placed in his heart and he sometimes has pain in his heart so what is the treatment?

See doc.: If he has stents he is at risk for having coronary events and his chest pain should be taken seriously unless we have already been able to attribute this to something else. Secondarily he needs his diabetes, lipids and blood pressure treated to goal. Bg should be substantially less than the 350 mentioned. ...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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Is there a way for someone who is diabetes type 2 to get over the condition?

No: If you have it , you have it, you need to change your life style and control it but if you go back to your ways it will come back. ...Read more

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How do thin people get diabetes type 2?

How do thin people get diabetes type 2?

Usual way: Diabetes is caused by Insulin resistance and certain genetic factors. While the vast majority of diabetics are overweight, the abnormalities can occur in thin prople. ...Read more

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Diabetes, Type 2 (Definition)

Diabetes Mellitus type 2, or adult onset diabetes, is a condition that is caused by insulin resistance. This means that the muscle and fat cells of the body do not take up blood glucose, leaving a high blood glucose. Some type 2 diabetics need insulin injections. ...Read more