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Do you or someone you love have Type 2 Diabetes?

What do you do to control/treat it?

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Asked by ammil87 at 5:35 PM on Dec. 15, 2009 in Health

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  • The healthies diet for someone with type 2 diabetes is a low fat vegan diet:

    you can find great recipes here: and here: 


    Answer by rkoloms at 5:41 PM on Dec. 15, 2009

  • My dad was an insulin dependant type 2 diabetic. He wasn't always, though. At first, he was asked to control it with diet. He didn't. So then he needed pills. He didn't take them often enough, so then he became insulin dependant, and he STILL didn't take care of himself for years. He died of a massive heart attack after having 3 strokes and kidney disease at 52.

    Take care of yourself. Really.

    Answer by Ati_13 at 5:42 PM on Dec. 15, 2009


    Answer by TeenMom711 at 6:37 PM on Dec. 15, 2009

  • My dad. But he's to the point where is is insulin dependant. But he's too stuburn to go to the doctor and get checked out. I keep bugging him to go.

    Answer by 1happym0m at 2:23 AM on Dec. 16, 2009

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