Can I fast if I am diabetic?

Answer On One Hand: Yes, Some CanIt is possible to fast if you are a diabetic. According to, "If controlled strictly through diet and you have not reached the point where you are taking med... Read More »

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Can a diabetic fast on Yom Kippur?

On One Hand: Some Diabetics Can Fast for Yom KippurFasting for Yom Kippur is an important Jewish tradition. In many religions, fasting is a way of cleansing the soul and body; diabetics may feel th... Read More »

Just done a 9 hour fast and my blood sugar is 6.5 mmol is that a pre diabetic?

Needing some serious answers and help on diabetic questions.My mom is a diabetic and has been for years.?

There is no "One size fits all" diet plan for those of us with diabetes.Your Mom's needs are different than mine.She will work with her endo, dietitian and diabetes educator to find out what plan i... Read More »

If a diabetic and a non-diabetic ate exactly the same and did the same exercise, who would gain more weight?

if the diabetic was untreated (or inadequately treated), the non-diabetic would gain more weight. if the diabetic was adequately treated, they would gain the same amount of weight.