Pharmacy Updates Computer to Protect G6PDD Patients

This is the most amazing news I have heard in a long time from the medical community. I came home last night to find the following email in my inbox. I am still in shock. ******************** Subject: G6PD Deficiency Message: As … Continue reading

Pharmacy Updates Computer to Protect G6PDD Patients was last modified: April 9th, 2015 by Dale Baker

G6PD Deficiency and Diabetes Help?

One of the problems with having both G6PD Deficiency and Diabetes, is the lack of safe medication. The most popular glucose reducing drug is Metformin, which is on the avoid list. The only option I have had is exercise, which … Continue reading

G6PD Deficiency and Diabetes Help? was last modified: March 24th, 2015 by Dale Baker

Low Level Hemolysis

Low level hemolysis is a demon you really don’t want to underestimate. Let me explain. When a baby with G6PDD is born, its body has not learned to adjust to hemolysis. Its liver is not mature and has a problem … Continue reading

Low Level Hemolysis was last modified: October 5th, 2014 by Dale Baker

Why the G6PDD Diet is so Important

A person posted on another G6PDD forum this morning that saddened me a great deal. Her son has had to have 17 blood transfusions in his 19 years of life. He has been under the care of a doctor for … Continue reading

Why the G6PDD Diet is so Important was last modified: November 7th, 2013 by Dale Baker

G6PD Deficiency and Type 2 Diabetes

This has been an interesting couple of weeks for me. Twenty some years ago I began losing feeling in my feet. It is a classic symptom of diabetes, but for over twenty years I have been told that I do … Continue reading

G6PD Deficiency and Type 2 Diabetes was last modified: July 13th, 2013 by Dale Baker

The Importance of Staying Healthy

The importance of staying healthy is exaggerated for people with G6PD Deficiency. There are several things that influence how severe a hemolytic crises can be. One of those things is our general physical health at the time. When we keep … Continue reading

The Importance of Staying Healthy was last modified: April 4th, 2013 by Dale Baker