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Diabetes management plan

FBS 140 and PPBS 190. Same figures after 6 months. Can this be managed with diet control? Under medication for BP and using station drugs for cholesterol. Also had AVR surgery done 1 year ago. Cardiologist said to excercise and watch for glucose. No medicine given for diabetes. Seeking any advice

PARESTHESIA (Tingling and prickling)

Hello Sir/Madam I am suffering from severe tingling and prickling in both lower legs and feet and having sleepless nights (PARESTHESIA). I also have Diabetes and taking medicines for this (Metformin 1000mg + Sitagliptin 50 mg in morning and Metformin 500 mg SR in night.). I am also having Hyperthyrodism and taking Thyroxine 75 mcg daily. Also having Blood pressure and taking Telmisartan 80 mg daily. After taking these medicines, when tested, all diseases as mentioned above are under control. (Also taking methylcobalamin 1500 mcg daily). But for last one month, I am suffering from PARESTHESIA. Please advise me what to do ? Thanks a lot.

Height growth

I'm 19 yrs old , I'm just 5"6 now . Iam so worried about my growth .. can I able to inc my height .. using doctors help ?

Vitamin deficiency due to medicines

Hi.. I am a pcos patient and I have been taking Krimson35 ( a hormonal contraceptive) and vitamin D capsule since 1&1/2 years. I suspect having a vitamin b6 & b12 deficiency as I am noticing symptoms like low concentration , anxiety, overthinking, hairloss, dry & sensitive eyes, lower back pain. (1) I wanted to get checked for a vitamin deficiency... will my meds interfere with the results? ..Should I get checked when I am off the pill? (2) Is there any other possible deficiency I might be facing?

Thyroid problem

Severe body pain and entire swollen body is now becoming utmost problem.. I have thyroid and I guess its due to medicinal change .. Please advise on the same matter..

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