Hi...I was just diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes & High Cholesterol. I will be 40yrs old in 2 months & now all of a sudden all this!! Diabetes does run in my family thru grandparents & so does high cholesterol, however I don't understand. I am overweight & have been my whole life, but I don't eat junk food or normal sweets because I honestly don't care for them. If I do, its a piece of fresh fruit or a granola bar. That's about as sweet as I get. I drink water or decaffinated diet green tea...no soda because I have major migraines, so caffeine is out for me completely. What or where are my numbers supposed to be? Why is my sugar high when I don't eat it? I am on Metformin 500mgs 2x's a day & does it give anyone else diarrhea? Please help or if someone can lead me in a direction for a good website? Thanks in advance.View Thread
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