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Is there a way to reverse prediabetes?

Is there a way to reverse prediabetes?

Possibly: This subject is undergoing much research at the persent. With strict adherence to diet, exercise and weight loss there have been some studies that have shown the reversal of prediabetes. ...Read more

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Prediabetes (Definition)

A condition where you are at high risk for developing diabetes. It is caused by an impaired ...Read more


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How is prediabetes cured?

How is prediabetes cured?

With good food: Easy delicious recipes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/category/recipe/ Some basics: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ What is diabetes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/type-2-diabetes-what-is-it/ ...Read more

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What helps with prediabetes?

What helps with prediabetes?

Careful diet: The single most important thing you can do to prevent the progression of pre-diabetes to frank diabetes is to maintain a lean body habitus. If you are overweight limit portion size, particularly starches and sweets, and lose the excess weight. ...Read more

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Can prediabetes be reversed?

Can prediabetes be reversed?

Yes: The diabetes prevention program (dpp- please look at their website for information) has shown that through proper diet and exercise (5-7% weight loss, 30 min of moderate activity 5 days per week) can prevent progression from pre-diabetes to diabetes. I have seen many patients able to bring their blood sugar from prediabetic range back to normal with proper diet/exercise routine. ...Read more

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How to turn prediabetes around?

How to turn prediabetes around?

This is how: Easy delicious recipes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/category/recipe/ Some basics: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ What is diabetes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/type-2-diabetes-what-is-it/ ...Read more

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Can I make prediabetes go away?

Can I make prediabetes go away?

Unlikely.: Prediabetes implies the eventual development of diabetes, which is usually genetically predetermined. So at best, aggressive management of prediabetes can delay the onset of diabetes. That being said, blood sugar measurements can be adequately controlled at times with diet and exercise alone, without medications. ...Read more

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What are the signs of prediabetes?

What are the signs of prediabetes?

ONE OF THE MOST : Specific symptoms of pre diabetes starts occuring years before... Abdominal weight gain. Central excess adipose tissue, high triglycerides, low good cholesterol levels, mild elevation of liver tests. Fatty liver on ultrasound. However, not everyone develops diabetes, even with all of the above signs, findings and symptoms. Around 80-87% though, quite a high number, don't you think? ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of prediabetes?

What are the symptoms of prediabetes?

Not much: Unlike type 2 diabetes, pre-diabetics might not have any physical signs/symptoms. It's important to get your lab tested if you think you have prediabetes. Some of the signs/symptoms of hyperglycemia are: unusual thirst, frequent urination, blurry vision, fatigue or feeling more tired than normal for unknown reasons, unusual weight loss, hunger, frequent infections, cuts/bruises that won't heal... ...Read more

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What remedies for prediabetes can I try at home?

What remedies for prediabetes can I try at home?

Healthy diet exercis: A healthy low carb diet and daily exercise, weight loss is your best bet in preventing prediabetes from becoming full diabetes. ...Read more

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What is the best diet for people with prediabetes?

What is the best diet for people with prediabetes?

Diet for diabetics: You would do well working with a dietician and or a nutritionist to review with you a proper diet plan. In america, we eat too much, large portions, too concentrated fatty foods, too many carbohydrates that are easily converted to sugars, like bread and pasta. Make the changes now! don't waste another minute! ...Read more

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Prediabetes is a new term I ever heard. What is it?

At risk for diabetes: With the diabetes epidemic up to 25% of the population has prediabetes and this is a is a precursor to developing diabetes. These are individuals who may be overweight or have a family history of diabetes. Blood tests which are used to identify prediabetes include a mild elevation in the fasting glucose (100-125) or an elevation in a glucose test called hemoglobin a1c (5.7-6.4%). ...Read more

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People with prediabetes typically have what symptoms?

None: Prediabetes usually exists for a long period of time before it presents with the usual symprtoms that we identify with diabetes. However, these people are usually overweight, underexercised, have lipid abnormalities in the blood and have blood sugars that are between the absolute normal and high exough to make a diagnosis of diabetes. ...Read more

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My FBS result is 6.20. How do i reverse prediabetes?

My FBS result is 6.20.  How do i reverse prediabetes?

Improve diet: A consistent diet low in carbohydrates and filled with natural foods /whole foods is recommended. Generally, for prediabetes, there is insulin resistance (caused by being overweight ) when there is a high glucagon signal. If you work toward avoiding liquid sugars (juices,sodas,milk) and limit/avoid bread, rice, pasta, cereal, it will usually allow weight loss. Keep eating natural fats as well. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Prediabetes?

Prediabetes: Prediabetes = elevated blood sugar levels but not high enough to meet criteria for type 2 diabetes. See: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/prediabetes/home/ovc-20270022 ...Read more

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Is prediabetes completely reversible (100% reversible)?

Is prediabetes completely reversible (100% reversible)?

Yes, absolutely: Easy delicious recipes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/category/recipe/ Some basics: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ What is diabetes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/type-2-diabetes-what-is-it/ ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with prediabetes, what can I eat?

I have been diagnosed with prediabetes, what can I eat?

This delicious food: Easy recipes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/category/recipe/ Some basics: https://www.kaushikmd.com/get-started/ What is diabetes: https://www.kaushikmd.com/type-2-diabetes-what-is-it/ ...Read more

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How can I tell if my child is starting to have prediabetes symptoms?

How can I tell if my child is starting to have prediabetes symptoms?

Diabetic Symptoms: Common symptoms of childhood type 1 diabetes are polyuria, polydipsia, nocturia & recent weight loss. Children with type 2 diabetes often present with similar symptoms but are less frequent to report weight loss. Some children are asymptomatic & are diagnosed with diabetes based solely on their blood glucose level. Talk with the child's doctor if you are concerned & feel they are at risk. ...Read more

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I read the normal range for prediabetes/diabees is 5.7-6.4 is that true?

I read the normal range for prediabetes/diabees is 5.7-6.4 is that true?

Yes: This is the range for diagnosing pre-diabetes. A low glycemic diet, exercise, and weight loss can help to decrease the HBA1c. Occasionally a medication like meteor min y be prescribed to prevent progression to diabetes. It is important to monitor regularly to ensure that diabetes has not developed. ...Read more

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