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I am sugar patient.Can i know good sugar level in my life.My age is 42yrs?

I am sugar patient.Can i know  good sugar level in my life.My age is 42yrs?

A1c<7.0: The question is not clear, however, if you are concerned about the quality of control of blood glucose you should discuss with your doctor your hemoglobin a1c levels. The level should be below 7.0. ...Read more

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Is there an alternate source of sugar for patients on a galactose-free diet?

Is there an alternate source of sugar for patients on a galactose-free diet?

Table sugar: Sucrose, simple table sugar derived from sugar beets or sugar cane, is digested to glucose and fructose. Sucrose contains no galactose. Fructose is the simple sugar found in most fruits. Lactose, the sugar found in dairy products, is digested to glucose & galactose. You will need to avoid all dairy products. ...Read more

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What is the health implications of taking diabetic patients sugars for non diabetic?

What is the health implications of  taking  diabetic  patients sugars for non diabetic?

Serious: I assume you mean taking a diabetic patients medications when you are not diabetic? If that is what you mean, than stop immediately. Low sugars can result in a non-diabetic if taking certain diabetic medications. Discuss with your dr. If you feel you have diabetes and need treatment, which would then be tailored to you. ...Read more

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What fruits a sugar patient can have?

What fruits a sugar patient can have?

Most: Most fruits are ok if your diabetes is controlled. Hope this link helps: http://www.Diabetes.Org/food-and-fitness/food/what-can-i-eat/fruits.Html. ...Read more

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Whether almonds eating is good for blood sugar patients?

Whether almonds eating is good for blood sugar patients?

Yes: Look at carbohydrate content to decide how much is ok for sugars, but overall almonds are a very good healthy snack. ...Read more

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Why is the blood sugar monitored for COPD patients?

Why is the blood sugar monitored for COPD patients?

Possibilities...: Some patients with COPD are treated intermittently with systemic steroid therapy. A side effect of this medication is elevated blood sugars so blood sugars are frequently monitored in a patient taking this medication. ...Read more

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L am a patient of sugar and hipertention. What will be my diet.

L am a patient of sugar and hipertention. What will be my diet.

Healthy diet: Eat small frequent meals with low salt, lean protein , vegetables, nuts and fruits. Minimize large meals, fried food or sugary drinks and food . Excercise. ...Read more

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What r the chances if the patient having 6 creating level with high sugar?

What r the chances if the patient having 6 creating level with high  sugar?

Diabetic's prognosis: You have not provided enough information. What is the sex, age, race and weight of the person you are referring to? Does the person have high bp? He/she needs to see a nephrologist and have his/her kidneys evaluated as well as have a renal ultrasound. In addition blood work will have to be sent off and any hypertension present will need to be treated. If the person is obese, weight loss may help. ...Read more

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Being type 2 diebitic patient with medication tab glycomet250 , sugar level not under control i.E. Minm 150fasting/250pp. No effect since last 6months?

Being type 2 diebitic patient with medication tab glycomet250 , sugar level not under control i.E. Minm 150fasting/250pp. No effect since last 6months?

Diabetes: Well, glycomet 250 mg is definitely a very low dose. I start patients on 500 mg twice daily x 1-2 weeks to make sure they tolerate it and if their diabetes is poorly controlled, i quickly bump it up to 1000 mg twice daily if tolerable. Make sure to take it with food. Also, you may need another medication on top of it. Metformin doesn't affect kidney but is not indicated in low kidney function. ...Read more

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Can i eat potato as a sugar patient?

Can i eat potato as a sugar patient?

You can: You need to ear carbohydrate , protein , fat in a proportional manner . You need to avoid simple carbohydrate . The most important thing you need to be aware is that you have to eate a blalanced diet , check your blood sugar as frequently as recommended by your doc . Fruits and vegetables are very important compoents. You need to be aware that both high and lowe blood surgar are dangerous ...Read more

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Can you tell me is lion date syrup is beneficial for sugar patient?

Can you tell me is lion date syrup is beneficial for sugar patient?

No: it has lots of sugar, in liquid form see my diet sheet for diabetes www.schwartzdiabetesdoc.com newsletter folder #3 or more recent one at bottom of list ...Read more

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I am diabetic patient and as sugar level increased I developed thump pain what treat ment to do?

I am diabetic patient and as sugar level  increased I developed thump pain what treat ment to do?

Fix the blood sugar!: Hello ZFord - Extremity circulation problems are common with diabetes, inevitable when longstanding and uncontrolled. The absolute best way to treat your thumb pain and all the other problems that arise from diabetes is a well managed blood sugar level. Diet, exercise and weight management are key parts of a good program but medication is almost always needed. Please see your doctor now! ...Read more

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Do doctors recommend medicines to increase sugar levels in a diabetic patient whose sugar level drops?

Do doctors recommend medicines to increase sugar levels in a diabetic patient whose sugar level drops?

Glucagon: Glucagon is a medication that can be given in an emergency to bring up blood sugars if a diabetic is unconscious and unable to take something by mouth. If blood sugars are dropping excessively in a diabetic it means a change has to be made in medication to avoid hypoglycemia to begin with. That is far more desirable than taking medication to bring it up once it is too low. ...Read more

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Does smoking effects/increase body sugar level ? Specially for diabetic patient ? What will be future complication from smoking for a diabetic ?

Does smoking effects/increase body sugar level ? Specially for diabetic patient ? What will be future complication from smoking for a diabetic ?

Not exactly: Smoking doesn't effect the blood sugar level. But smoking with diabetes does increase the incidence of the vascular complications of diabetes. Meaning, it increases your risk of heart disease, vascular disease (poor circulation to the legs), stroke, kidney disease , eye complications and nerve damage. Stop smoking. It is one of the best things you can do for yourself. ...Read more

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What is the accepted blood sugar level for a dm patient?

What is the accepted blood sugar level for a dm patient?

Close to normal leve: Closer to normal the better. The target should be a fasting blood sugar level between 100mg to 120mg. Any levels above 140- 150mg would be a suboptimal control. ...Read more

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Help please! is cucumber bad for low blood sugar patients?

Help please! is cucumber bad for low blood sugar patients?

Not related: Cucumber is a high fiber low calorie food and okay for all diets. Low blood sugar is contributed to by metabolic swings and high carbohydrate, high fat meals. Watch what else you are eating with the cucumber, the other ingredients may be more important in your diet. Be well. ...Read more

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What is the percentage of patients whose blood sugar increases on rispiradal?

What is the percentage of patients whose blood sugar increases on rispiradal?

Very low: Hyperglycemia as an adverse effect of Risperidone is seen in less than 4% of patients. Although Risperidone can cause diabetes mellitus, the occurrence of this adverse reaction is less than 1%. ...Read more

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Can you suggest a means to get my dementia patient to let me take her blood sugar?

Probably needs help: Depending on the level of dementia, it may be impossible to get her to take care of herself with a blood glu. Someone may need to do it for her. Also, i would recommend that her diabetes treatment regimen be simplified as much as possible so that freq blood glu not necessary. Hypoglycemia may be a much greater risk than hyperglycemia. ...Read more