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Complications

Our nine year old complains that her feet fall asleep when she sits. Is this related to her diabetes? We were told she would not have side effects until she’d had diabetes for seven years. She’s had it for five years.

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After 18 years with diabetes, I have hypothyroidism and mild retinopathy. Is the risk too high for me to get pregnant again?

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After 51 years with diabetes, I have no complications, even though my A1c is 10. Should I be expecting something to happen in the future?

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I am 34 and have had type 1 since I was nine. Can you comment on my recent microalbumin and protein levels?

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Does a person still develop complications even if he takes insulin, eats well, exercises, etc.? Approximately how long after diagnosis does one develop complications?

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I take promethazine and Reglan for gastroparesis, which is causing me digestive difficulties and, in turn, blood sugar excursions. Recently, my BUN was low. Is this because of my digestive difficulties?

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For the past six months, my young son has exhibited what appear to be signs of gastroparesis. He has previously tested negative for celiac. Do you have any ideas about what his stomach issue could be?

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Is it true that the quick normalization of blood sugars can still lead to complications, that is better to have stable blood sugars, even if they are in the mid to high range?

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Based on my recent urine tests, the laboratory says I have microalbuminuria. Should I do something now to protect my kidneys or wait? I’ve only had diabetes for 16 months, but my grandmother’s brother had kidney problems only two years after his diagnosis with type 1.

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Can hyperglycemia cause peripheral neuropathy whereas occasional HYPOglycemia causes autonomic neuropathy?

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