Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

What's Happening Now

Reply: low blood sugar
Definitely talk with your physician about how to identify a low blood sugar, how to treat it, and how to...More
Posted by glucerna
Reply: diabetes
Not every YMCA offers a pre-diabetes program, but I hope the one in your town does! ~Lynn @Glucerna
Posted by glucerna
Reply: over 500 bloood sugar
Ill try to find this link again thank u.
Posted by mustanggsally
Reply: Protein Drinks?
Mrscora, I am doing well all things considered. This protein is a little pricey but packed with all kinds of...More
May the Blessings of the Lord be with you always. If you want to know more about me press on my picture. Debbie
Posted by debs_bears
Reply: diet
In addition to Dave's great suggestions, many YMCA's offer a comprehensive diabetes prevention program...More
Posted by glucerna
Reply: RMSF & Diabetes
Hello. I'm sorry, but it is against the Terms Of Use for any of us in any WebMD community to diagnose or...More
Please click on my username or avatar picture to read my story.

Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Reply: Protein Drinks?
My thoughts? It's a free country & God bless, America.More
Posted by brunosbud
Reply: New Victoza user
Hello. I used Victoza for about a year. I never had the side affects you are describing, but the med did...More
Please click on my username or avatar picture to read my story.

Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Reply: Why does oatmeal raise my blood sugar?
The best book on explaining the ins and outs of being diabetic is by Dr. Richard Bernstein, MD. He has been...More
Posted by imperialcj
Reply: Weight Challenge
I assume you mean that losing weight has lowered your A1c level? If so, that's fantastic news! ~Lynn @Glucerna
Posted by glucerna
Reply: Less graying of Eye Brow hairs in T2DM ?
LOL, Dave. In the whole scheme of things regarding diabetes, this is a first. As you asked, what difference...More
Posted by auriga1
Reply: Question about the dawn phenomenon fasting blood s...
Hello. Here is a link to a recent discussion in this WebMD Diabetes Community regarding this subject: ...More
Please click on my username or avatar picture to read my story.

Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Trying to understand
I am type1, have been for the last 17 yrs. Was gestational with my first pregnancy. A year after giving...More
Posted by emcarter809
Reply: Why the Increase?
Absolutely! ~Lynn @Glucerna
Posted by glucerna
Includes Expert Content
Reply: Can drinking alot of water effect blood sugar
Hello. This is something you must discuss with your doctor asap. Are you on medication? You may need an...More
Please click on my username or avatar picture to read my story.

Blessings,

-Dave
Posted by davedsel2
Reply: Sugar (not Carbs) is the Problem
I like the way you explain this! ~Lynn @Glucerna
Posted by glucerna
Reply: Type 2 diabetes and walking four hours a day in t...
He needs to stay well hydrated. I don't see a safety issue IF he is well aware of any hypoglycemic episodes due...More
Posted by auriga1
Reply: Memory loss from diabetes
Although there is a link between memory loss and diabetes, it normally is associated with age and the...More
Posted by nutrijoy
Reply: A new diagnosis for me --
Flute I am glad to hear your Pacemaker is doing it's job and allows you to exercise. Red lentils are out,...More
May the Blessings of the Lord be with you always. If you want to know more about me press on my picture. Debbie
Posted by debs_bears
Reply: increase in fasting blood sugar readings
Well, this is a new remedy. I've had limited success with soap bars placed under the sheet but never heard...More
Posted by pennythepest
Reply: Just need advice
I been in the same place for several years..I have alot of heath issues and diabetes is just one. I have...More
Posted by princessshirle
Reply: Fatigue
Thanks, nutrijoy, for the kind words. I've just got the book from amazon. I'll read it, tonite.
Posted by brunosbud
Reply: How to get insulin??
There's a web site called www.rxassist.com . It's designed for Dr s and patients who need help getting...More
Posted by hippiechick_1

Take the Poll

What can I do?
  • Suggestions of places that help low income patients.
  • Suggestions of an insurance plan that pays more of the cost.
View Poll Results
Reply: Is My Fasting Number High?
There is a lot of helpful information in this site's diabetes center here: http://www.webmd.com/diabetes/ ...More
Posted by glucerna
Reply: Fatigue with diabetes
I'm glad your wife is getting her energy levels back! I really like your last sentence: think, read, ask...More
Posted by glucerna
Includes Expert Content
Reply: My blood sugar spiked. How do I get it down quickl...
For me Drinking 1-2 cups of water helps
Posted by dorothylynn
Reply: Metformin dosing with low BG reading
Congrats bd! Keep up the good work.
Posted by auriga1
Reply: lantus and Glucotrol
Vikki, many diabetics can control their diabetes with both insulin and oral meds. Many do do both. That being...More
Posted by auriga1
Reply: Donating Blood and A1c
I have both donated blood and received a blood transfusion and I do not believe either had an effect on my...More
accelerate out of the corners
Posted by dianer01
Includes Expert Content
Reply: Type 1 Diabetes
My daughter was 8 years old as she was diagnosed with TD1, She is now 12. We had no idea what hit us since an...More
Posted by gmtalents

Helpful Tips

Newly Diagnosed Diabetes?
It can be overwhelming to be diagnosed with diabetes. You may not know what steps to take and your doctor may have written a script and ... More
Was this Helpful?
39 of 50 found this helpful

Expert Blog

Conquering Diabetes - Michael Dansinger, MD

Dr. Michael Dansinger provides thoughtful tips for those with type 2 diabetes or pre-diabetes who want to reclaim their health...Read More

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.