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What advice would you have for a person who was just diagnosed with being pre-diabetic?

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Asked by Anonymous at 9:15 PM on Jan. 6, 2011 in Health

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  • I would highly recommend seeing a dietician. i had no idea how important carbs were and how many different foods had the wrong carbs, etc. I only had to go a few times until I realized what I was doing wrong.

    Answer by genagina at 9:16 PM on Jan. 6, 2011

  • Loose weight- Blood sugar will drop if with weight lose-Are they otherwise healthy? If so, exercise and improve diet-more low cal, low fat, unrefined foods.

    Answer by Sisteract at 9:18 PM on Jan. 6, 2011

  • i was diagnosed with it when i was 18, best thing i can say is lose weight, portion control for sure!

    Answer by angevil53 at 9:39 PM on Jan. 6, 2011

  • Watch what you eat! Seeking help from a dietician is good advice. Exercise is also a good way to keep weight down if that's a problem. Hopefully, changing food habits and exercising will keep you from becoming diabetic.

    Answer by rosiemendo at 8:46 AM on Jan. 7, 2011

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