From Trumbull, Connecticut, USA:
My 62 year old husband is 10 pounds overweight and has a very early stage of prostate cancer. I checked his sugar this morning and it was 130 mg/dl [7.2 mmol/L]. Could this possibly be the early stages of diabetes? Is there a connection between prostate cancer and diabetes?
Perhaps the stress of the prostate cancer could cause a rise in blood sugar in a high risk individual. You should ask your husband's primary care provider to test him for diabetes.
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:50
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