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My overweight alcoholic domestic partner’s doctor advised checking for diabetes, but he has not followed through with testing and is attempting to control it with diet.. At this point, I am scared to death that he is playing Russian roulette, and I want to to talk to his doctor. Am I out of line in being concerned? Am I out of line in talking with his doctor?

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My 11 year old son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes three months ago and is going through the honeymoon period. I know this is a trivial question but he loves basketball. Is this condition going to affect his height ?

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Can people with diabetes use foot spas?

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What kind of agencies have social workers that help children with diabetes? How do I become a certified diabetes educator (CDE) after I graduate?

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My 10 year old daughter was diagnosed with CNVM (Choroidal Neovascular Membrane) today by a neurosurgeon. Is it a diabetes related problem? Is a laser procedure the only treatment option?

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My daughter was recently diagnosed with type 1. She seems to have more “wind.” Is this from the extra food she’s eating or could this be a reaction to the insulin?

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I often don’t get my daughter’s pump supplies for eight to nine weeks after I order them. Is this normal? What can I do about it?

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If my niece is having low blood sugars/dehydration due to illness, what intravenous solution should she receive?

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Have you ever thought of separating the questions into type 1 and type 2 questions? The two types of diabetes are so very different.

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I’ve read that C-peptide reduces the occurrence of complications for type 1. Why is it not included in their treatment?

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