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My 10 year old daughter has a terrible odor about her. She has a thyroglossal duct cyst. Could the cyst be the cause of this odor?

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My daughter is 16 and has had diabetes for 12 years. Today she was diagnosed with mononucleosis. The doctor says steroids will help her feel better quicker, but is it worth fighting the high blood sugars?

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My 63 year old wife has had diabetes for 12 years. Is there a connection between severe hearing loss and diabetes?

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My grandson has type 1 diabetes and seems to get many colds. What can we do to improve his immune system?

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Is there any correlation between type 1 diabetes and epilepsy?

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I am an 18 year old female who is not overweight, and three months after being diagnosed with celiac disease, I was hospitalized with pancreatitis. My mom and I are concerned that the pancreatitis and the recent diagnosis of celiac disease, in addition to a family history of type 1 diabetes, have put me more at risk for the development of diabetes.

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My eight year old son has had type 1 diabetes for three years, and his body development has been slow since then. Is this because of the diabetes or is it something that we are doing wrong?

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My 4 1/2 year old was diagnosed with type 1 two years ago, and she recently had an iron test done for her pre-school. The results were that she has low iron and low red blood cells. Does this have anything to do with her diabetes?

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My 2 year old son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a year ago. He has had a lot of problems with ear infections and tonsillitis. They are now talking about having his tonsil removed. What possible side effects could occur? Would it be worth the hassle in the long run?

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I am 25 and have type 1 diabetes. I have just come down with chickenpox. Are there any special precautions I should take?

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