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i was given positive diagnosis of ms 2 days ago. i also have type 2 diabetes. we are having a terrible time getting under control. how do i manage both of these?

Question Date: 8/28/2012


MS and type 2 diabetes are really two different health issues. While type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune condition like MS, type 2 diabetes is not. You may need to avoid steroids for MS relapses as they can significantly elevate your blood sugars. Given how common type 2 diabetes is, it's not unusual to see individuals with both conditions.

Answer Date: 8/28/2012


Dr. Ben Thrower


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