Skip to content
Ad

Diabetes

Also known as Blood Sugar Disorders, Cranial Diabetes Insipidus , Gliclazide, Glucose Tests, Hyperglycaemia, Hypoglycaemia, Nephrogenic Diabetes Insipidus , Pre-diabetes, Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes

All discussions in this group

Next
  • Type 2 Diabetes

    For many years now, and on a daily basis, I have suffered with what can only be described as severe symptoms of hypoglycaemia,. The symptoms come on very suddenly and I feel very weak, light-headed, shaky, sweaty, also very impatient and irritable, and, of course, cravings sweet foods high in carbohydrates. ...

    Last reply
  • diabetes insipidus

    Hi All I am now 39 years old and at the age of 36 was diagnosed with Diabetes insipidus. I am employed as a diabetes specialist nurse and had never even heard of diabetes insipidus and felt so very silly. I felt exhausted at the time as was drinking approx 6-8 liters a day and passing the same in urine....

    Last reply
  • Transdermal Therapy

    My mom is just diagnosed to have diabetes and I heard from a diabetic Friend about increasing micro circulation by transdermal therapy. Has any one ever heard of that and tried that as well? What were the effects, if there were?

    Last reply
  • Should I be alarmed by my numbers?

    I am an 18 year old active girl,with a decent diet, good amount of excercise, have rarley drank and have never smoked, not diagnosed with diabetes. I have had some strange but harmless health concerns my whole life ( stomach aches, dizziness, etc) but my blood sugar has always...

    Last reply
  • My diabetes insipidus journey

    I'm a 34 years old and was diagnosed with central diabetes insipidus in Sept 07. This diagnosis followed a prolonged headache (about 2 weeks) and fever (10 days) after which I became extremely thirsty and could hardly sleep for getting up in the night to go to the bathroom! Unfortunately the...

    Last reply
  • Type 2 diabetics cause Premature evacuation

    Does anyone know that type 2 diabetes  has any impact on premature ejaculation problems. I am 39 years old and have recently been diagnosed with type 2 diabetics. Getting treated with Metformin 500mg for few months now. But don't see any improvement on PE side.   It's really embarrassing...

    Last reply
  • Regain weight for diabetics patient?

    I have been suffering diabetic for last 8 years.but from last 3 month..my blood sugar is normal.with out medicines.but I cant recover my weight. Can any body help me..how i regain my balance weight?..thanks..

    Last reply
  • Anxiety or low blood sugar?

    Today at work, I took my lunch break very late and whilst working I became very dizzy, tired, bad blurred vision, lightheaded, confused, irritable, hard to breathe, hot, kept seeing flashes of black and very faint. I ended up crying for no reason. I've noticed that low blood sugar and anxiety symptoms...

    Last reply
  • Do I Have Diabetes?

    Hi guys, For the last two days or so I've been feeling fairly fatigued, dizzy and had some tingling in my fingers (although it may be my imagination). I've not really had any form of excessive urination however when I do need to urinate I just suddenly get a full bladder feeling, no build up....

    Last reply
  • Cfs or ME or ALS😭😭 no one understands

    Hi I really need help. since 2015 about august i started to get muscle twitching i was 14 back then i still get them every day all over the body. Like they come and go but sometimes last like 1 to 2 days at same place. But 70% of the times they are all over body 24/7 (not painful). Muscle weakness...

    Last reply
  • diabetes symptoms but negative

    I have been feeling this for almost half a year, and i still can't get a diagnose of what's wrong with my body.  I have tired, fatigued and weak all the time, and feel like i need to eat, and if i dont eat i feel sick (weak, fatigue) and feel like i will faint if i dont eat or drink something....

    Last reply
  • Degludec Tresiba and exercise

    Hi Everbody, Please can anybody share their experience of exercising whilst using tresiba. I have been informed that you can only adjust the dosage of tresiba once a week. How can this work if one day you need to lower your basal dose so you can exercise?

    Posted
  • could these symptoms mean diabetes ?

    im having these symptoms for about 2 months. i feel thirsty all the time even after drining water. i feel hungry a lot too. i get tired easily after doing slight work even. and feel weak also. i stay fatigued a lot too. and i have this probem that mucus is always trapped behind my neck and i have to...

    Last reply
  • Husband newly diagnosed type 2

    Hi just wanted some advise please. My husband had major accident Christmas Eve but thankfully has made a very good recovery. Since then he's been diagnosed with high colestoral (now back to normal) and now very low testosterone and type 2 Diabeties. My question is has anyone else Experienced a...

    Last reply
  • Numbness / "Pins & Needles" Sensation in hands....

    I have been diabetic (type II) for over 10 years now.  I have  had a little numbness in my feet, previously, but for the past 5-6 months now I have been experiencing pins and needles sensation and some numbness in my hands. (my job has me on a computer most of the time)  My doctor sent...

    Last reply
  • Could it be diabetes?

    For the past month I have a constant pressure in bladder to pee, although it dosent wake me up during the night. Also I feel a little bit tired like eyes feel heavy, and feeling hungry, also itchiness

    Last reply
  • what is the trigger?? Need some advice

    I ahve just been told I have diabetes 2,mi blood/Glucose levels over the last three months have been 4.8,4.8,and 4.7. I got a letter from the practice tell inf me to go and see one of there nurse,s I went in and she told me that the doctor had made me diabete,s two, after some talking she kind of said...

    Last reply
  • Is it possible to have diabetes with normal blood tests?

    My blood tests came back normal but I am having so many of the symptoms of diabetes that I'm worried. I'm 53 years old, 5' 7" and weigh 225 lbs. I also have a pacemaker. With my weight, diabetes is not out of the question. I am starting with a new family dr next month and I'm wondering...

    Last reply
  • Can you help? How to undertake exercise when type 1

    Dear All, I would like to take up regular exercise (cycling to work), 30 mins each way. Can anyone provide any information on what to do exactly before I exercise. I've seen some very wishwashy articles (which basically tell you nothing of any use). I've done a little bit. but had a massive...

    Posted
  • A1C & mg/dL

    75 years old, proper weight and I exercise at gym 3 times a week & walk every day.. Very recently, my doctor started  scheduling me for more frequent visits to monitor prediabetes -- surprised, hadn't been aware of any problem. Reviewed test results from recent exams and my glucose was no...

    Last reply
  • Why can't I get a glucometer??

    So I've had a really bad experience with my surgery. Two days ago I had a very serious hypo and woke up in my room, twitching and rolling around so violently that i smashed my head several times and got a black eye. I was in this situation because I've lost my glucometer, and I can't test...

    Last reply
  • Do I have hypoglycemia?

    I started drinking caffeine again after stopping for a while and I noticed that even small amounts now make me foggy headed, sluggish, shaky, more anxious, and nauseous. I also get a headache and feel spacy and just out of it. It got better once I ate something but I'm suspecting that it might be...

    Last reply
  • Please Help ???

    Hello everybody im writing about an issue that is concerning me very much its not about Me its about my Father. Its a long story but i have faith that maybe someone has gone through this situation. My father is 52 years old he has diabetes tybe 2 for almost 17 years now, also high blood pressure but...

    Last reply
  • 320mg gliclazide and still high bs

    Hi everyone, I'm new to the forum so I hope I am writing In the right place. I was diagnosed with type 2 just over a year ago. I was put on metformin but I had very bad side affects and then they stopped working so I was put on 80mg of gliclazide with no affect at all over the months they have now...

    Last reply
  • Travel insurance for type 1 diabetes

    Hi, can anyone recommend who to go to for travel insurance with type 1 diabetes please, I am a newbie only diagnosed 18 months ago, any advice greatly appreciated, am going to crete in 3 weeks x

    Posted
  • Somogyi Effect - What do you do about it?

    HI Everyone, Would anyone be able to offer an experience in the effects on insulin and blood sugar from the Somogyi Effect. Normally my blood sugar levels are the same when I go to bed at night and when I wake up in the morning, has been for most of the past 20 years. However, the past few days I have...

    Last reply
  • I'm in trouble ..

    I have been diabetic for 15 years now, apparently due to giving birth 35 years earlier. Last summer my sugar levels on occasion went up to double figures then be for Xmas they have stayed their, doctor's answer more tablets, was told that exercise diet and tablets sometimes stop working. And need...

    Last reply
  • Diabetic

    Hi everyone, I'm 28 was dx as a diabetic in 2013. I'm here to see if anyone else is the same as me. My D team call me a hybrid. That means i'm a type 2 diabetic but my body acts and thinks it's type 1. My anti-bodies are neg for type 1. I get an anti-bodies test every year to see if anything...

    Posted
  • Type 2

    Hi All, I found out yesterday that i have NAFLD - I am 43 in August. Apparently something was showing on a liver scan back in 2013 but no one evr said anything about this. I was being tested for something else when NAFLD reared is ugly head. I have also in the past 3 weeks been...

    Posted
  • Diabetes 2. Where do I start?

    Just been informed the I have D2. Now overwhelmed by different advice. If there were only three specific things I could do to manage the situation what would you say they were? Thank you  

    Last reply
  • DIABETIS INSIPIDUS

    I'm a 77 year old male physician  diagnosed with central Diabetis Insipidus about 8 months ago after experiencing headaches and very large volumes of urine per day. My MRI was normal and my blood tests consistently showed zero ADH (although this is not an accurate test.) I have a history of...

    Last reply
  • ddavp routes

    Hello, I have had DI and hypopituitarism since I was 16. I have been taking ddavp with the rhinal tube. I only take .05 ml dosage morning and night. I am having trouble getting the rhinal tube and the manufacturer said they are not going to make it anymore. I am devistated because I tried the pill a...

    Last reply
  • 1st OFFICIAL DIAGNOSES OF TYPE 2 DIABETES.

    Last week I got the call that my blood work came back good, accept for my sugar. Sugar was 128 after a 12 hour fast. A short while ago I went into detail with the nurse practitioner about my a1c.....12!!!!! Thought I was going to have a coronary right there. At first nurse practitioner wanted to put...

    Last reply
Next


We want the forums to be a useful resource for our users but it is important to remember that the forums are not moderated or reviewed by doctors and so you should not rely on opinions or advice given by other users in respect of any healthcare matters. Always speak to your doctor before acting and in cases of emergency seek appropriate medical assistance immediately. Use of the forums is subject to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and steps will be taken to remove posts identified as being in breach of those terms.