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How much Dexcom costs, Which insurances cover Dexcom?

3 sensors of Dexcom G6 cost around $350. 3 sensors are typically 1 month supply. You need to change the sensor every 10 days. You will also need a transmitter. You need to change the transmitter every 3 months. The price of the transmitter is around $250. And receiver, albeit not necessary, but if you […]

Metformin and Alcohol. Can I drink on metformin?

Metformin, Alcohol, and Diabetes Today we want to talk about metformin and alcohol for patients with diabetes. Are you a diabetic taking metformin and drinking alcohol occasionally or heavily? If so, this article will be very important for you to read till to the end.  As an endocrinologist/diabetes doctor, I deal with patients with diabetes […]

Ozempic Review & Side Effects

Ozempic (semaglutide) Review. What are the Ozempic (semaglutide) side effects? Ozempic Review Pros: Strong A1c reduction Significant weight loss Heart benefits( reduced heart attacks) Convenient: Taken once a week. Cons: Gastrointestinal side effects such as nausea and diarrhea Expensive Injectable Potential( not proven) increased risk of rare cancers Potential increased risk of diabetic eye disease […]

Diabetic Doctor, endocrinologist and Telemedicine

Telemedicine for diabetes entails virtual doctor visits, remote glucose monitoring, and intervention. The doctor can prescribe diabetic medication and follow up with the patient very closely. Telemedicine for diabetes creates an alternative way of management instead of seeing traditional diabetic doctors.  Diabetes currently affects nearly 425 million people in the world, with Type-2 cases being […]

Endocrinologist near me

You are reading this article because you probably asked the question “endocrinologist near me”. An endocrinologist near me is a good question to ask and commonly asked. Having said that, finding an endocrinologist available who is near you may be a difficult task. Question is do you really need an endocrinologist. Last start with a […]