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I was diagnosed as TYPE 2 diabetic about 9 mo. ago after my…

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Hi I was diagnosed as TYPE 2 diabetic about 9 mo. ago after my meds ran out (3mo) Ive been managing on my own..However since THANKSGIVING........my fasting readings have been around 200......this morning was 398...I'm worried

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

None !!!

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

SLEEP APNEA.....I died in '79.........Victim in a HEAD-ON 2 CAR 135 MPH accident with a drunk punk going 95 mph

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago
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Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

I am sorry about your diabetes

you should be on some diabetes medications like metformin or glipizide to help bring down your blood sugar levels.

you haven't been back to see your doctor?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
BTW..........I was revived in a local hospital WHERE I worked in SURGERY @ the time
& placed in a MEDICALLY INDUCED COMA NO......MD pissed me off.....charged me $500.00 for a TOTALLY UNECCESARY PSYCH EVAL........claiming he thought I was clinically DEPRESSED...NOTHING COULD BE FURTHER FROM THE TRUTH !!!!!!!!!!
....I FIRED HIS FAT ASS !!!!!!!!!!!
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

I see.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
METFORMIN.......SUCKS & HAS VERY DANGEROUS SIDE EFFECTS
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

having uncontrolled diabetes is also bad for your health as well

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Until the holidays I maintained a daily fasting reading of 120ish....then these women @ KARAOKE cooked all kinds of food.....I couldn't resist.....& naturally "holiday" food from my family of 9 kids...btw....I have been UNEMPLOYED since Sept. '18 .........NO INSURANCE or MEANS OF SUPPORT OTHER THAN DRAINING MY SMALL INHERITANCE.....WHICH IS NOW OFFICIALLY GONE !!
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

you should cut out carbohydrates, white flour, pasta, bread, gluten, sugar, sodas, alcohol, out of your diet

and eat more protein, fish, chicken, nuts, fruits and vegetables and exercise regularly

and over time, you can loose weight and this can help you reverse diabetes.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Oh...btw........when I went to the M.D. the 1st time.........my reading was 589.........had headaches blurry vision malaise
Customer reply replied 4 months ago
My family M.D. died 5 years earlier + I had not seen an M.D. until that day I was diagnosed by Dr. FAT ASS. BTW......my family M.D. died from complications of SEVERE OBESITY !!!!!!!!!!!!!
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

just because doctors don't take care of their health doesn't mean you don't have to.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
ALSO....I don't have $50.00 to give ...........PERIOD !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

you don't have to accept additional phone consultation fees to talk by phone.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
YOU can CALL ME............if you want !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

you have to pay the additional phone consult service fee for me to call you.

what other questions do you have?

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I am trying to stabilize my fasting readings by changing my diet (naturally) ie: more fruits & veggies I bought a cou
ple books on TYPE 2 DIABETIC HELP but have had to spend ALL my time in an effort to become RE-EMPLOYED.......that I haven't had the opportunity to read them much.
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

you have to cut out carbohydrates, pasta, bread, sugar, white flour out of your diet

this is what keeps fat on your body

eating fat doesn't make you fat

eating sugars and white flour is what makes you fat.

you need to increase protein in your diet and fruits and vegetables and nuts and good fats in your diet

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I quit my ROCKNROLL (20 YEARS) LEAD VOCALIST of GLAUCOMATOSE (NUCLEAR CAVEMAN MUSIC w/a TWIST) life style COLD TURKEY ALL booze,drugs,partying in JAN of '91.. but as a result became a SODAHOLIC !!!!!!!!!!! When diagnosed I quit that tooooooooo
Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

you have to cut out more carbs and white flour in your diet still to loose weight. and you need to walk and exercise regularly to loose weight

if you can loose weight, you can reverse your diabetes.

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