Why check i&o on a diabetic?

Answer Measuring a diabetic's I&O -- input and output -- can help a medical team get to the bottom of unexplained weight gain/loss and identify early symptoms of possible complications like kidney disease... Read More »

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Hey,, If a diabetic doesn't go to the doctor anymore and doesn't check her blood levels what could happen?

Your mother is asking for trouble. Diabetes is a disease that sneaks up on you in the sense that you don't necessarily feel sick, but damage is being done, and the damage is irreversible. By not ... Read More »

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 »

My partner is diabetic, and we have sex always is it possible i ve got diabetic also?

Nope. Diabetes is not contagious. You can't "catch" it like a cold or other STD.

If the mom is diabetic, what are the chances daughter will also be diabetic?

are you type 1 or type 2 diabetic? other people will say as long as she stay healthy and doesn't become over weight she will not become diabetic...or at least have less of a chance. that is not tru... Read More »