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I am a Type II diabetic and have lost fifty pounds by exercise and diet. I no longer take insulin. I am now taking four milligrams of Amaryl per day. My blood … [Read more...] about Type II Diabetic – Peak Insulin Levels
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My husband's doctor just told him that his blood sugar level was so high that he's diabetic. However, the doctor doesn't seem too concerned. He gave my husband … [Read more...] about How Do You Control Diabetes?
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I was diagnosed with type II diabetes based on a 3 hour glucose tolerance test (GTT) with an abnormal 2 hour glucose level of 202, while on Glucophage. About a … [Read more...] about How Is Diabetes Diagnosed?
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My husband is a diabetic but is not insulin-dependent. We know what the symptoms of low blood sugar are but is there a way to recognize a high blood sugar level … [Read more...] about The Symptoms Of High Blood Sugar Levels In Diabetics
This is an important question because more than 5 million Americans have diabetes and don't know it, according to the American Diabetes Association. This … [Read more...] about What Are The Common Symptoms Of Diabetes?
Diabetes is a leading cause of death and disability in the United States. More than 90 percent of people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes, also known as … [Read more...] about How To Manage And Prevent Diabetes
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In 1994, when Colby Smith decided to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, one of the highest mountains in the world, he didn't let his diabetes hold him back. During the … [Read more...] about Diabetes And Exercise – Often A Lifesaving Choice
It may be possible to prevent diabetes in people at risk for developing the disease through healthy lifestyle changes, according to a new study. Researchers … [Read more...] about Lifestyle Changes May Work To Prevent Diabetes
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