Category Archives: Fasting Glucose Levels

AskNadia: Is My Low Carb Diet Causing a False Pre Diabetes Diagnosis

Dear Nadia,

When you are  loosing weight on a low carb diet, does this artificially inflate my pre-diabetes glucose test? 

Paula Corin

Linnwood WA

Dear Paula,

Pre-diabetes statistics have been in the news for several years with great concern for …

Unnecessary, Expensive Tests Performed for Diabetic Neuropathy

One quarter of patients with diabetic neuropathy undergo unnecessary, expensive tests, according to a study by Brian Callaghan, MD, of the University of Michigan Medical School. When Dr. Callaghan and his team looked at 1996-2007 Medicare claims of patients diagnosed …