Does diabetes or the medication Metformin cause hair to thin?

Answer On One Hand: Diabetes and Thin HairDiabetes can cause hair loss, which makes hair appear thinner. According to the Mayo Clinic, stress, metabolic disturbances and hormonal changes--conditions often... Read More »

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Diabetes and Metformin Meds?

Conduct HbA1c test. HbA1c is a lab test that shows the average level of blood sugar (glucose) over the previous 3 months. It shows how well you are controlling your diabetes. An HbA1c of 5.6% or le... Read More »

Are you currently taking Metformin for your Diabetes?

Yes, I take metformin. No it doesn't make me hungry, but I can't seem to loose weight no matter how few calories I eat. Most days I am eating between 1000-1200 calories (most days I am on the low... Read More »

Should I take the Metformin tablets my GP gave me for Type 2 Diabetes?

Metformin is prescribed not only diabetes, but also for pre-diabetes and polycystic ovary syndrome.In this connection, it may be noted that type 2 diabetes can be controlled by diet and exercise in... Read More »

My sister is 33 and takes Metformin 4 it type 2 CURABLE?

I have been med free for seven years.If she is interested have her E-mail me, and i will tell her how i do it.It just takes commitment and a little effort.