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Re: [IP] for Kerry Thorne



Hi Signe I am 39 Type 2 and my last A1C was 7.6 in February. I take a
simvistaten for cholesterol and that is always borderline but my blood
pressure is always normal so I am not on a BP medicine.


On Sat, Mar 22, 2014 at 1:03 PM, Signe Myhren <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Kerry:
>
>  You have not stated your age, nor the Type of diabetes you have, nor your
> average A1C. With all that swelling in your ankles, I would suspect a
> circulatory problem related to your heart. I am guessing you have Type II
> diabetes, and the weight gain may be, in part, due to the
>  water your body is holding. You need to see an endocrinologist, and
> probably a
> cardiologist, too. Do you take medication for high blood pressure? I am
> guessing
> a doctor will prescribe that, at the very least.
>
> Signe (Type I in NJ)
>
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