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2016-12-01 Endocrinology (including Diabetes) - Lowered 270 to 90's now...:

Sharina,    As you have found on your own, making dietary changes can have a big impact on your blood glucose levels, especially early on in a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes.  What higher fasting levels

2016-11-21 Thyroid Problems - Thyroid Nodules:

Eileen,  May there isnt much to report I guess. I cant comment about the skills of radiologist. FNA may fail in geeting the tissue samples of posterior pole. Better to go for biopsy. Dont worry you will

2016-11-17 Endocrinology (including Diabetes) - Diabeties:

Jim,    It's not unusual for people with type 2 diabetes to have some cognitive impairment.  In fact, having diabetes that is not well managed can lead to a faster decline in that area.  On the other hand

2016-11-15 Thyroid Problems - Nodules:

Many people have nodules without having cancer, many of the patients I have seen have nodules that have also been biopsied, with no result other than monitoring the nodules. The nodules can be from inflammation

2016-11-15 Thyroid Problems - Thyroid Nodules:

Eileen,  Have you checked your serum calcium and parathyroid hormones(PTH, calcitonin)? If there is increased vascularity it could indicate malignant tumor. But it cant be confirmed without a biopsy. What

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