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Other Illnesses

When she had a fever, my daughter’s urine test indicated glucose and ketones. She had no symptoms of diabetes. How long would her sugars be high if it were virus related?

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My husband, who has diabetes, was diagnosed with dumping syndrome. Was it caused by his diabetes? Will his blood sugars be harder to control?

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My daughter might have IBD. Is this common for those with type 1 diabetes? Should she be on a particular diet?

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My son was diagnosed with type 1 shortly after his last PAFPA episode. Is there any relationship between PAFPA and the diagnosis of type 1?

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Since I have type 1 diabetes, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and adrenal insufficiency, could I have PAS-II (Polyglandular Autoimmune Syndrome Type 2 (PAS-2))?

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Is there a link between diabetes and epilepsy? My son, who has type 1, has been diagnosed with epilepsy, too. How hard will it be to handle both?

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My daughter has just been diagnosed with Autoimmune Polyendocrine Syndrome type II. What are the complications/prognosis? Where on the east coast can we find an endocrinologist? We feel our current practice is too small.

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My husband has had diabetes since he was 12. He now has been diagnosed with lymphoma. Could these be related?

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Our daughter has had Type 1 diabetes since the age of 6. She is 19 years old now. Around 13 years of age she was also diagnosed with myoclonic epilepsy. We are having a very hard time stabilizing her blood sugars. Please, I beg you to let me know if there are any other diabetic/epileptics out there.

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My 5 year old son was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 2. He was recently screened for celiac disease, and one test was “undetectable” while the other was “borderline positive.”

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