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I AM NOT A DOCTOR. I can answer general questions on diet, exercise, blood glucose monitoring for TYPE 2 diabetes ONLY. I CANNOT answer general endocrinology questions, nor can I interpret test results. I can't offer advice on type 1 diabetes.

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Type 2 diabetic with excellent control.


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Don05/23/16101010Thank you for trying to help.
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2016-05-23 Blood sugar meds:

Don,       I'm at a loss. If you're eating less than 150 grams of carbohydrates a day, with no more than 25 at any meal or snack and you're still having high readings, you might want to see an endocrinologist

2016-05-22 Blood sugar meds:

Don,     I am not a doctor, so I cannot make recommendations regarding medication. However, did your doctor discuss with you the importance of diet and exercise? If not, I will be happy to help you get

2015-10-01 pre-diabetes:

Hi Tiffany,       Good for you for trying to avoid full-blown diabetes. I'm sorry you don't like eggs, as they're a great source of protein.     Other options: a bacon and cheese or sausage and cheese

2015-07-17 Dairy (whey) insulin?:

Hi Susan,        I think there may be multiple things going on here. First, if he's drinking skim milk, that may be contributing. Skim milk has about 12 grams of carbohydrate per 8 ounce glass, as opposed

2015-05-18 crazy appetite:

Hi Christopher,    What kind of exercise are you doing? It's hard to lose weight with diet alone. If you are not currently exercising, start! Start out slowly, by walking for 20 minutes every day. You


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