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It'd be possible that a diabetic get their nosed pierced?

It'd be possible that a diabetic get their nosed pierced?

They can but: But if they should is a different question--diabetics are at higher risk of infection and a piercing could lead to infection. They can bungee jump too--but that doesn't mean it's safe. ...Read more

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If you have been diagnosed a diabetic, then a diff Dr says you're pre-d. You have 3 FPG 129, 141, 127 w a1c 5.9, is the diagnosis that crucial?

If you have been diagnosed a diabetic, then a diff Dr says you're pre-d. You have 3 FPG 129, 141, 127 w a1c 5.9, is the diagnosis that crucial?

Two related: Diagnoses differing only in intensity. This adds up to the need for you to change your lifestyle, e.g., diet and exercise, w/guidance from your doc. 50% of USA population is now pre-diabetic or diabetic. The damage this does to body eventually is great. I'm glad someone is helping you catch this early. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Issitting down a lot bad if you exercise? I heard that being sedentary greatly increases risks for h.D and diabetes regardless of weight. I'm a student

Not true: Obesity increases the risk for these medical problems. If you exercise regularly and you watch your weight sitting will cause no problems. ...Read more

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What kind of condition is diabetes insipidus (d.I.)?

What kind of condition is diabetes insipidus (d.I.)?

Missing ADH (vasopressin): Anti diuretic hormone helps concentrate the urine to keep the body's sodium and water levels balanced. If the brain does not make enough ADH (vasopressin) or of the kidney ignores the adh, (vasopressin) a person can urinate too much dilute urine, becoming hypernatremic (high sodium) and dehydrated. Can be genetic, due to head trauma, brain tumor, infection, anorexia, idiopathic. ...Read more

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It'd be possible that a person with diabetes eat natural sugar from fruits?

It'd be possible that a person with diabetes eat natural sugar from fruits?

Yes: The sugars in fruit are the same as sugar from a 10 lb bag of grocery store sugar. There are some advantages to "natural" sugar (vitamins, fiber, slow absorbtion), but the risks are identical to the usual stuff. ...Read more

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My bro is diabetic since14.Since15, his school degrees changed from (a)to (d).Now he's21, still can't focus in studying for long time. What's wrong with him

My bro is diabetic since14.Since15, his school degrees changed from (a)to (d).Now he's21, still can't focus in studying for long time. What's wrong with him

Focus and diabetes: Assuming you brother is a type 1 diabetic, there could be a few things. One is poor blood sugar control which can really effect many cognitive functions of the brain. Thyroid disorders are more common in type 1 diabetics which is another possible cause. The last is depression which is quite common in young and older diabetics. Hope this helped ...Read more

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Who gets diabetes 1?

Who gets diabetes 1?

Usually children: Though it has been found in persons up in their thirties. Then sometimes it is harder to distinguish which type it is and takes more time and further testing. ...Read more

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Symptoms of diabetes?

Symptoms of diabetes?

Symptoms of diabetes: Thirsty alot, hungry alot and peeing a lot (polydipsia, polyphagia, polyuria). ...Read more

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How to cure diabetes?

How to cure diabetes?

No cure: At present, there is no cure, only control. Visit:
https://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Diabetes_mellitus or do a VIrtual Consult: www. Healthtap. Com/DrJones - Virtual Consult code: YACZAZ ...Read more

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Symptoms of diabetes?

Symptoms of diabetes?

Thirst: Typical symptoms are thirst, frequent urination (more than usual). Easy enough to check and treat so see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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How to cure diabetes?

How to cure diabetes?

No cure: There is no "cure" for diabetes. There is some evidence that pancreatic islet cell transplants may be effective, and recent european research on gastric bypass has shown benefit. For type 2 diabetes, the "cure" is usually related to weight loss, exercise, and healthy diet. For type 1 diabetes, the loss of pancreatic endocrine function, and therefore insulin, is permanent. ...Read more

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How to cure diabetes?

How to cure diabetes?

You cannot: "cure" Diabetes at this point (BUT a CURE IS ON THE HORIZEN) You can take steps to avoid the full blown disease (If it is TYPE 2) by keeping your weight in normal limits and EXERCISING!
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Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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How to stop diabetes?

How to stop diabetes?

Stop diabetes: You could prevent the development of type 2 diabetes and probably slow the progression of type 2 diabetes by exercising, eating healthy and controlling your weight. You could also take medications to keep it under control. ...Read more

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Symptoms for diabetes?

Symptoms for diabetes?

Classics: Include: extreme thirst; eat a lot but always hungry; pee a lot; blurred vision; decreased energy despite eating a lot; weight loss; fatigue; poor concentration; fruity odor on breath; frequent infections. ...Read more

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Can diabetes be cured?

Can diabetes be cured?

Usually not: The pancreas gland makes insulin, which is required because insulin makes blood sugar go into cells (blood sugar is the fuel for cells). In Type 2 diabetes, a person eats too much and puts lots of sugar into his blood daily. As time goes by, he overworks his pancreas by demanding lots of insulin from the gland. If he stops his bad habits early in Type 2 diabetes, his pancreas might not "burn out." ...Read more

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Is diabetes reversible?

Is diabetes reversible?

It can be controlled: Perfectly, but never cured as no diet or medication gets rid of genes that caused it

so must alwaystreat yourself as if your at risk for it

ie: never stop your diet. ...Read more

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What is type I diabetes?

What is type I diabetes?

Insulin deficiency: Type I dm is an autoimmune disorder that affects both males and females and is characterized by immune destruction of the Insulin producing cells, called the beta cells, in the pancreas. Such destruction will lead to a state of Insulin deficiency and cause the affected individual to be Insulin dependent in order to sustain life. Presently, there is effective treatment, not cure. Research is ongoin. ...Read more

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How does diabetes occur?

How does diabetes occur?

Genetic propensity: Combined with obesity (which means you need more Insulin to get sugar into cells) 'stressing' beta-cells that produce insulin.
If one's beta cells can't keep up with the increased Insulin demand, sugar doesn't get into cells, blood sugar rises, = diabetes, type 2

in type 1 something we don't understand, in environment, leads to destruction of Insulin producing cells. ...Read more

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How is diabetes detected?

How is diabetes detected?

Diagnosing Diabetes: Diabetes presents in all different ways. You may have increased thirst, increased urination, weight loss, blurry vision or skin rashes that don't heal. An elevated fasting glucose or an elevated hgba1c are other methods your pcp may use to diagnose new onset type 2 diabetes. ...Read more

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Is diabetes a disability?

Is diabetes a disability?

No: Diabetes is a diagnosis that requires lifestyle modification and medical care. It does not require that you cease work. Specific jobs may have rules (Specialty truck drivers, airplane pilots) that make work difficult with Diabetes. If you have gone unconscious due to your Diabetes or Heart Disease, driving may be prohibited for a period of months. ...Read more

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Can diabetes be heriditary?

Can diabetes be heriditary?

Yes: You may be at risk of developing diabetes due to your genetic history. You may also be at risk of deloping diabetes due to lifestyle choices with your diet and activity. Overweight people have a greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Some women are at a greater risk to develope type 2 diabetes during pregnancy. ...Read more

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How to control my diabetes?

Exercise, eat well: Exercising daily about 30 mins or more, eating a healthy low calorie diet, and seeing your doctor frequently for follow up are keys to controlling diabetes. ...Read more

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What usually causes diabetes?

What usually causes diabetes?

Risk factors: 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 can you prebent diabetes?

How can you prebent diabetes?

Stay healthy: In short, maintain a reasonable body weight, eat plenty of fruits/vegatable and lean protein, and get at least 30 minutes of aerobic exercise 3 or more times/week. ...Read more

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Is there an app for diabetes?

Is there an app for diabetes?

Personal Medicine+: Health gaming is an emerging medical field. Mobile Health games can help. Physicians recommend water, increased veggie intake and walking 10k steps a day. Changing your behavior is HARD! Here is a health game that will help! Commit to tracking your nutrition and weighing in weekly. Losing just 10 pounds can reverse diabetic state.

https://itunes. Apple. Com/us/app/personal-medicine+/id846379884? m ...Read more

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What usually causes diabetes?

What usually causes diabetes?

Environment/inheri: Type 1 is probably due to infection in vulnerable pt causing destruction of Insulin cells in pancreas. Type 2 is usually due to obesity where you can't make enough Insulin to support the wt. This has gotten more complicated as studies show other problems with poor signaling to the liver to stop production of glucose. New diabetic meds target this issue. ...Read more

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Which is a diabetic complicn?

Which is a diabetic complicn?

Very varied: Diabetic complications are primary small and large vessel damage, kidney and ocular, cardiac and many other organs. Too complicated for a short fast answer. ...Read more

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What foods to eat in diabetes?

What foods to eat in diabetes?

Heathy: Well balanced diet but leave out the sweets and watch the amount of things like potatoes, pastas and breads. Should be more poultry, fish and fresh fruits and veggies alone with some dairy. Google the american diabetic association for more information ...Read more

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What are symptoms of diabetes?

What are symptoms of diabetes?

Diabetes Symptoms: Increased thirst, increased urination (large volumes), weight loss, fatigue. ...Read more

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What is the cause of diabetes?

What is the cause of diabetes?

Diabetes: Diabetes can occur if you stop making insulin. That most often occurs early in life (type 1 diabetes) but there is a small group that has very low insulin production later in life.
Type 2 diabetes occurs when your pancreas is making a lot of insulin but not enough to control your blood sugar.
Do you or a family member/ friend have diabetes and are not caring for it properly. See a doctor soon. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of diabetes?

What are symptoms of diabetes?

Diabetes Symptoms: All patients with undiagnosed diabetes who are symptomatic will classically present with thirst, frequent urination (including middle of night). Fatigue, unintentional weight loss also follow suit. The longer untreated, the worse the symptoms. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of diabetes?

What are symptoms of diabetes?

Diabetes: Polyuria, polydipsea, and polyphagia.
Urinating a lot from high blood sugar osmotically pulling water into urine, drinking a lot from that dehydration, and eating a lot because your body feels starving because it can't transport high blood sugar into cells without insulins effect on glucose transport to move it in. ...Read more

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What to do if I have diabetes?

What to do if I have diabetes?

Follow Dr's advice!: The type and severity of your condition will matter, but in any case - follow the advice as well as you possibly can. It might be diet alone or also medicine and perhaps injections. It may include regular daily testing of your blood for sugar levels to maintain control. There are lots of info sites and books. Info at drug stores ; doctor's offices. Tale care! ...Read more

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I have a question on diabetes?

I have a question on diabetes?

Question on diabetes: If you want to talk about this contact me by e-mail or text chat or video chat at www. Healthtap. Com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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Food to be avoided in diabetes?

Food to be avoided in diabetes?

Fats and sugars: Fats and simple sugars are foods to avoid. Simple sugars would include sweets, sodas, juices, and white anything (bread, rice, pastas). ...Read more

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How is type I diabetes treated?

How is type I diabetes treated?

Insulin: The only way to treat type 1 diabetes is by replacing the Insulin which is no longer produced by the pancreas. ...Read more

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How to tell if I have diabetes?

Blood study: See your medcal doctor for a blood study and he will tell you if you have diabetes. ...Read more