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Dr. Lavanya says

Menopause is associated with fluctuations in blood sugars, mainly due to a decrease in insulin sensitivity. There is also an increased risk of osteoporosis and vaginal infections during menopause. So monitoring and having good glycemic control is essential.
Menopause is associated with fluctuations in blood sugars, mainly due to a decrease in insulin sensitivity. There is also an increased risk of osteoporosis and vaginal infections during menopause. So monitoring and having good glycemic control is essential.
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Yes, Dental problems are more likely to occur in diabetic patients. Dental problems come under the microvascular complications of diabetes. A Dental check up either annually or once in two years is recommended
Yes, Dental problems are more likely to occur in diabetic patients. Dental problems come under the microvascular complications of diabetes. A Dental check up either annually or once in two years is recommended
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Poor control of sugars can result in memory loss. The brain is dependent on glucose for normal functioning and fluctuations in sugars can cause memory loss. The duration of diabetes has an impact on impairment of cognitive functions as well as memory loss.
Poor control of sugars can result in memory loss. The brain is dependent on glucose for normal functioning and fluctuations in sugars can cause memory loss. The duration of diabetes has an impact on impairment of cognitive functions as well as memory loss.
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Poor control of diabetes can cause depression like symptoms. Lethargy is a common feeling when sugars are high. Depression leads you to avoid meals, leading to low sugars which cause you to eat more and put on weight- thus completing a vicious circle. Counseling and understanding the basics of diabetes can help in overcoming depression.
Poor control of diabetes can cause depression like symptoms. Lethargy is a common feeling when sugars are high. Depression leads you to avoid meals, leading to low sugars which cause you to eat more and put on weight- thus completing a vicious circle. Counseling and understanding the basics of diabetes can help in overcoming depression.
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It is possible. The best way to find is through an HbA1c test. It will confirm if diabetes existed before the accident or if the sugars are elevated following the stress.
It is possible. The best way to find is through an HbA1c test. It will confirm if diabetes existed before the accident or if the sugars are elevated following the stress.
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