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Meds That Impact Your Exercise As A Person With Diabetes

By Sheri R. Colberg, PhD, FACSM
If you take any other medications to help lower your blood cholesterol, manage your blood pressure, or control other health problems, be aware that some of them can potentially impact your ability to be physically active. Although most drugs do not affect exercise, several common nondiabetes medications with such potential effects are statins, beta-blockers, diuretics, vasodilators, and blood thinners.

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Whose Responsibility is this ARB Issue?

This may not be an actual “physical” disaster averted yet because we don’t know the long-term effects on the people who have taken the ARBs and possibly other medications that were tainted with carcinogens or other “poisons.” When we (health care providers) were first notified of this issue, my first …

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