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Husband ignores diabetes, risks

    DEAR DR. GOTT: My husband is 46 years old. During a physical through his job, he was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. He is taking medication for this, and his doctor told him about changing his diet, exercising and not drinking as much. He did tell him he could have a beer or two with his meals. My husband thinks three to four 12-ounce cans of beer equals two! Needless to say, he is not doing his part in the recommendations given to him. As an example, during a barbecue, he had more than a 12-pack of beer and didn ...

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