I have type 1 diabetes and trying to conceive. What measures are to be taken?

- Answered in Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Hello doctor, I am a 24-year-old with type 1 diabetes looking to conceive … View thread

Is it safe to fast if I have type 1 diabetes?

- Answered in Diabetology

Hello doctor, I have diabetes type 1 ... The patients with type 1 diabetes are advised not to fast … View thread

Can frequent urination, thirst, and numbness in feet and hands point towards diabetes?

- Answered in Diabetology

You are very young and have full symptoms, which is typical of type 1 diabetes where the body is insulin dependent and pills do not work ... I have been feeling symptoms of diabetes like thirst, urination more than usual, extreme hunger, numbness in feet and hands, tingling in my back, hands trembling, blurry vision, my wounds are taking so long to heal like ever, I get tired a lot, and my heart beats so fast and breathe so hard whenever I do some basic activities (like doing my bed) and all that started when one way my alarm turned on, it scared me and I woke up feeling weak, heart beats so fast, breathe hard, headache and feeling like fainting … View thread

Am I type 1 or type 2 diabetic? How can I treat my hypoglycemia too?

- Answered in Endocrinology

I was tried on a couple of different types and dosages of pills, but I cannot remember the names and was eventually placed on insulin ... I asked her several times which type I have and she said it was type 1 ... diagnosed me with diabetes 24 years ago when I was 39 ... I just read your query and from what you have mentioned, it appears that you indeed have type 1 diabetesView thread

I am a diabetic and hypertensive, and I masturbate daily. Will it hamper my sex life?

- Answered in Ayurveda Specialist

As you have not mentioned whether you are suffering from type 2 diabetes mellitus or type 1 diabetes mellitus ... But looking at the medication mentioned by you, I am considering it type 2 diabetes mellitus … View thread

Why do I feel lethargic and tired?

- Answered in Diabetology

At age of 30, it is likely to be type 1 diabetes and you need to start Insulin injection ... You have uncontrolled diabetesView thread

My fingers are numb and my feet have a burning sensation. What could it be?

- Answered in Family Physician

At your age, type 1 diabetes that is insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus is more common ... Could this be an early sign of diabetes ... I have read through your question and I would like to tell you that peripheral neuropathy can happen in a patient with diabetes which does present in the form of burning sensation in the feet and neuropathic pain … View thread

Suffering from floating stool and stomach pain. How can I help myself to get better?

- Answered in Medical gastroenterology

Hi doctor,I am a diabetic patient (type 1) for the past 12 years ... Your history of type 1 diabetes along with these symptoms are suggestive of an inadequate amount of pancreatic juice (exogenous enzymes) for digestion … View thread

How is the best Insulin treatment selected for a diabetes patient?

- Answered in Diabetology

How is the best Insulin treatment (syringe, pen, pump and pod) selected for a type 1 diabetes patient ... Islet cell transplant is recommended for patients of type 1 diabetes who are difficult to control on Insulin (by any method) … View thread

Can Sitagliptin phosphate be taken to reduce blood sugar level?

- Answered in Diabetology

When I treat diabetes, I look at it 360 degrees, from lifestyle, food, the timing of food, timing of medicine, sleep pattern, co-morbid conditions, hormonal balance, Vitamin D level, evaluation of the type of diabetes which is most important ... Hello doctor, I am 36 years old and am having diabetes for five years ... Now I have decided to take Sitagliptin phosphate 100 mg per day to lower diabetesView thread