Sunday, December 11, 2016

Talking to Your Doctor

At a Glance

Tell your doctor about any changes in your weight. Make a list of any symptoms you may have, such as tingling in your hands and feet, wounds that are slow to heal, tender gums, or feeling tired, thirsty or hungry all the time. Ask about tests to diagnose diabetes. Ask about how you should change your eating habits. Find out if you should see a specialist such as a dietician or diabetes education. Ask about treatment options.

Community: Talking to Your Doctor

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

When I moved to Colorado in 2004, one of my problems was finding a whole new set of doctors. In addition to a primary care physician, I had to find an ophthalmologist, a dermatologist, a podiatrist, a chiropractor, a dentist, and other specialists for passing problems. I didn’t even try to find an endocrinologist here. I can remember at…

Talking to Your Doctor
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on The Trouble with Steroids Dear Bill,   Thank you for your excellent advice in your…

11/01/12

6 comments

Reply

David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on Empathy in Patient-Centered Medicine Dear DaSein,   What a great message. I am glad for you that you have been…

09/27/12

4 comments

Reply

Dr. Fran Cogen, Health Pro, posted Coping with Your Child's Diabetes… Hopefully, your diabetes team has reassured your child and family that no one…

08/13/12

0 comments

Comment

Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, commented on Diabetes Diagnosis and the Perceived… Ann, Actually I just did! At this point I think there are too many comments…

08/08/12

6 comments

Reply

Showing 9 - 12 of 53 results
< 1  | 2  |  Page 3 | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Talking to Your Doctor