Evidently I have had diabetes2 for a while and my physician did not tell me "miscommnication"...no...no communication. Asked me during one appointment if I was testing my blood. I was shocked. Had never received a perscription or instructions to use a blood glucose tester. I pulled my medical records and found "diabetes" all over the records. I was livid that the doc was taking such a lackadaisical approach to my diabeted. Anyway, I am looking for a proactive doctor who has… read more
This is unfortunate, I think doctor should always order a glucose tolerance test regardless whether one is biabetic or not. Diabetic is an epidemic. It crosses all ethnic lines.
My GP is marvellous as regards my diabetes, Get a full check up every 3 months blood pressure etc and once a year a get what he calls a diabetes review and this is for free. Does weight, height etc and asks endless questions. 3 cheers for my GP he is very helpful.
Thanks everyone. Especially for the endocrinologist suggest. I never thought of that.
Not just a internest. Definetly Seek out an Endocrenolist who is a spealist in diabetes. Do It now. Reg docs arte ok, but they do not have the full knowledge and changes in the diabetes deasese.