Tilly, I see that your husband is a type 2 diabetic on a combination of oral tablets and insulin. There are many reasons why excessive alcohol consumption is bad for him:
Alcohol has a significant calori content and can cause weight problems or exacerbate already excess weight in diabetics which reduces the effectivity of insulin action and can have a negative impact on glucose control.
Alcohol, especially in binges, and in the absence of food intake can result in severe low blood sugars with potential permanent damage to the brain. This is caused because alcohol affects the livers ability to store glucose.
Alcohol can also cause marked accumulation of fat in the blood in certain susceptible diabetics.
He should stop his binge drinking and take his medication as prescribed
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