I've noticed that many of the questions being asked seem to be ones that should have been addressed by the doctor when the person was first diagnosed, or at least at some point after the diagnosis. This is a good site for sharing information, but please remember that your physician should be your primary source and the one guiding your treatment, etc. It is very important - a must, really - that you and your doctor have an open and healthy communication. When first diagnosed you should be given all of the information you need to deal with your new life. Hopefully you would be sent to a class of some sort and would be set up to speak with a good dietician/nutritionist. There are so many sites on line, incl. the American Diabetes Association, that you should be able to find a lot of helpful information. But your body and your illness and your treatment are specific to you and need to be treated as such. Please work closely with your doctor. If you feel you are not getting the guidance and help you need, then consider finding a new doctor - perhaps an endocronologist. Take this seriously. The results of inappropriate or lacking care can be devastating. Good luck!
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