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  • 8 days ago

    out of control a1c

    My doctor says I am a miracle..He can't figure me out..I am type 1 and my a1c since 2001 has never been under 10..My bloodwork comes out perfect, my kidneys are perfect and my weight is always under 122..I have pretty good readings but have a lot of highs and lows..I eat healthy and get in my pool every day..winter months here in florida don't last long but I have an exercise machine during that time..Why is my a1c so high?
  • 8 days ago

    Pancreatogenic diabetes

    Hi I was just wondering if anyone else has or knows anything about type 3C also known as pancreatogenic diabetes. Most people have never even heard of it and I would like to find someone who knows about it or has it so I can compare notes maybe get advice something
  • 8 days ago

    What Do You Do To "Fight" Diabetes?

    In order to beat Type 2 Diabetes, you have to "fight" to improve your health. What stands in the way of most people, newly diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes, is themselves. They refuse to look for simple ways to make improvements in their health. They think, "I'll just let my doctor tell me what to do." There's two problems with this line of thinking: 1. They don't follow anyone's advice, let alone, their doctor's, and 2. Their doctor only see's them for 15....
  • 8 days ago

    I've eaten a lot of brown rice since my last blood test, which was 3 months ago. My A1C was 5.7. I didn't know that rice was bad for blood sugar. Will this hurt me, if yes, how much will it hurt?

    I've eaten a lot of brown rice since my last blood test, which was 3 months ago. My A1C was 5.7. I didn't know that rice was bad for blood sugar. Will this hurt me, if yes, how much will it hurt?
  • 11 days ago

    News: Nasal Powder Could Fix Severe Low Blood Sugar

    Low blood sugar levels are a serious health risk, but researchers report that a new nasal powder quickly reverses the effects of this dangerous condition. And better yet, it can be administered even when someone is unconscious. You can read more about the nasal powder and how it works, here: http://wb.md/2s1TONk What are your thoughts?
  • 11 days ago

    What could possibly be wrong with my friend? Diabetes? Heart disease? Kidney failure?

    She is 50 years old. These are the symptoms she has experienced over this past year, some of which I have seen first hand others she has only complained about. All symptoms seem to come and go. Just when I think she has to go to a dr the symptom will go away and she will have an excuse for it. Here is what has been going on for a year: Heartburn (takes several different antacids daily) starting to complain that they need to be stronger because they're not working as well. Hot flashes Cold sweats....
  • 12 days ago

    3 supplements

    Dear Dr. Nazario: I would like to thank you for offering your highly valuable expertise to help us. I have type II diabetes, and I take green algae, bromelain, and pterostilbene. The directions say "take with an empty stomach"; I need to know the following: 1. How long does the worst meal take to leave? And 2. How long do I need to wait after taking the above supplements before I can eat? Thank you.
  • 13 days ago

    Bright Line eating diet

    This diet is No flour or sugar. Weigh and measure your foods. No snack or eating between meals.. I dumped about 20 lbs of water and have been losing small amounts on a steady basis. I just wondered if you have heard of it and your opinion of this plan.
  • 14 days ago

    A1c

    What is the normal range for an a1c level.
  • 16 days ago

    DIABETES

    Can you tell me how to find a food list of things I can and can not eat with diabetes type 2. I have not taken this as seriously as I should but I want to make some life changes. My current medicine is Metformin