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gabby112084 posted:
does anyone have tips to bring down diabetes
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mrscora01 responded:
Hi Gabby. Do you mean bring down blood sugars? How to do it depends on how high you are and what meds you are on. Is your family member on insulin? In the short term, cutting back on carbohydrates will help. Exercising (as long as blood sugars are less than about 250) will help also.

Cora
T1 1966, Dialysis 2001, kidney transplant and pump 2002, pancreas transplant 2008


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