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jutta posted:
any one know's whats going to happen next when i see my dr?
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davedsel57 responded:
Hello.

Your doctor should tell you what your test results are. Then he/she should encourage you to get more exercise and to eat a healthy diet low in carbohydrates. Depending on your test results, your doctor may want to start you on an oral medication such as Metformin. Ask your doctor about seeing a dietician, nutritionist or Certified Diabetes Educator.

For more information on Type 2 Diabetes, go to the WebMD Diabetes Health Center here: http://diabetes.webmd.com/default.htm
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Blessings,

Dave


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