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Diabetes

Question
Posted by: Denise | 2019/11/17

Q.

Depression and diabetes

In what ways can depression affect your diabetes treatment plan? Can you be so depressed that you stop taking care of yourself?

Expert's Reply

A.

Diabetes expert
- 2019/11/19

Hi

Depression is more common in patients with diabetes, and it can certainly affect your ability to look after yourself.If it is at this stage, then you will need to see someone to to treat the depression, as this will help with the diabetes treatment

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