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What's the latest treatment news on diabetes mellitus type 2?

What's the latest treatment news on diabetes mellitus type 2?

Diabetes Rx: There are currently 14 drug classes (including insulins) to treat type 2 diabetes with many more to come in the coming years. Unless you have a specific question, it's too much to list in 400 words. ...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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What is the typical treatment for diabetes mellitus?

What is the typical treatment for diabetes mellitus?

Diabetes: There are many ways to properly treat your diabetes and you cannot know which treatment is best for you until you have been examined by your doctor and had the appropriate lab tests done. At your age you most likely have type 2 diabetes. If you work hard at it you may well get rid of diabetes. That should be your goal if possible. ...Read more

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Is there an effective treatment for diabetes mellitus without having medicine ?

Is there an effective treatment for diabetes mellitus without having medicine ?

Yes! Behavior Change: In order to reverse prediabetic or diabetic state you must pursue aggressive behavior and lifestyle change. Water, eating veggies and 10k steps a day are recommended. Utilizing mobile tools to assist you will help reinforce your good behaviors. Try our mobile behavior change system to assist your physician's recommendations! https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/personal-medicine+/id846379884?mt=8 ...Read more

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I'm suffering frm chronic calcific pancreatititis and diabetes mellitus. I'm 28yrs. What's the future treatment.

I'm suffering frm chronic calcific pancreatititis and diabetes mellitus. I'm 28yrs. What's the future treatment.

Unknown: Many people who develop diabetes as a result of pancreatitis require Insulin for treatment. This is because the beta cells that make Insulin are located in the pancreas, and are injured by pancreatitis. Loss of sufficient beta cells causes type 1 diabetes. It is important to control blood sugars to prevent long term complications of diabetes, such as eye, kidney, nerve, and vascular disease. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of hypertension and diabetes melletus type one and diabetes mellitus type 2 and what is the diagnosis for each disease and how w?

What is the treatment of hypertension and diabetes melletus type one and diabetes mellitus type 2 and what is the diagnosis for each disease and how w?

Diet, exercise and: Weight loss are good for both. Diabetes is diagnosed on the basis of your blood sugar and other lab tests; hypertension by checking your blood pressure. Your doctor can advise you and help with diagnosis and treatment for both. Many behavior modifications and treatments are available. More info can be found @ diabetes.Org and webmd. ...Read more

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ACUTE FUNGAL SINUSITIS MUCORMYCOSIS WITH DIABETES MELLITUS TYPE 2. What is the treatment for the above Diagnosis?

ACUTE FUNGAL SINUSITIS MUCORMYCOSIS WITH DIABETES MELLITUS TYPE 2.
What is the treatment for the above Diagnosis?

Mucormycosis: Usually surgery combined with a complex combination of antifungal medications depending upon the organism and its sensitivities. This may be one of several mold fungi (Mucor, Absidia, Rhizopus, and others). Very severe condition with outcomes difficult to predict. Best wishes and hopes. ...Read more

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Where can I find information on diagnosis and treatment of gestational diabetes mellitus?

Where can I find information on diagnosis and treatment of gestational diabetes mellitus?

ADA a good source: American diabetes association website is a good start. http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/gestational/. ...Read more

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My 8 years son have:cf(f508d), diabetes mellitus typ1 , mb. Coeliacus and bronchopulm. Aspergilosis. Therapy? Please, I am doctor internist.

My 8 years  son have:cf(f508d), diabetes mellitus typ1 , mb. Coeliacus and bronchopulm. Aspergilosis. Therapy? Please, I am  doctor internist.

Treatment regimen: Sputum for cultures. Pulmonary function testing are monitored, a high calorie/high protein diet, chest physiotherapy, inhaled antibiotics, Pulmozyme (dornase alfa) are some of the typical treatments. For his aspergillus, it depends on whether he has abpa/ in this case steroids are usually rxd. Prmg pedsresp fax858 259 9689 can review his records/?S. Your doctor and the cff.Org will have further information. ...Read more

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I don't know what to do I don't have any sponsor in insulin.. Is there any possible way to cure my diabetes mellitus type1?

I don't know what to do I don't have any sponsor in insulin.. Is there any possible way to cure my diabetes mellitus type1?

No but: For type 1 diabetes, we do not yet have a cure, and Insulin is a necessary part of treatment at present. However, lots of progress is being made in our understanding of diabetes so i'd encourage you to be hopeful. In the meantime focus on healthy living and good control of your diabetes to minimize the risk of complications. ...Read more

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