Diabetes is a serious health problem that needs close monitoring. If you have diabetes you probably already know certain things about this disease.
Here you will find the most common 8 lies that can disturb your glucose level and also damage your health.”Show
We recommend you to be honest with your doctor regarding the following aspects.
Lies you should never tell:
- “I take all of my meds on a regular base”
If you avoid to take some meds due to their adverse effect your doctor should know that. You have to be honest and tell your doctor about your symptoms.
- “I check my glucose consistently”
This is one of the most important things when it comes to diabetes persons.
If you have type 1 diabetes you need to check your glucose level 4 times a day.
If you have type 2 diabetes you need to check your glucose level before you use insulin.
- “I have good eating habits”
You have to be very honest with your doctor about your eating habits. Keep in mind that a well-balanced diet is necessary when it comes to regulate glucose level in your blood.
- “I practice each day”
You should never lie about this anymore because physical activity is very important to you.
- “I don’t smoke”
In order to keep your diabetes under control you may have to quit smoking as soon as possible.
- “My sexual life is extraordinary”
One of two men with diabetes have erectile issues. You really have to discuss this problem with your doctor.
- “I am not discouraged”
- “I just only take multivitamins “