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Some family have had diabetes, Am I diabetic?

Wondering if I'm diabetic? Symptoms include bedwetting, back pain, inability to gain weight, sleep apnea. Some family have had diabetes, I think I'm too physically active to have it.
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replied August 27th, 2013
Hi,

The diagnosis of diabetes is not that simple. Although your clinical symptoms might seem to be equal to diabetes, there are other medical conditions with similar signs such as thyroid problems, infections of urinary tract or genitalia, etc..

Therefore, lab tests should be performed to correctly diagnose diabetes. Such tests include fasting blood sugar, measuring blood glucose 2 hours after eating and A1C test.

Talk to your doctor to confirm the right diagnosis of yours.


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