Diabeties and Fever

Patient

Q: My grandfather is in his 60s, a diabetic, and currently suffering a fever and a cough and cold. Could he drink milk during this time? Also, what should he eat right now?

Symptoms:  coughing, fever, cold
Doctor

A:   Hi
first and foremost issue is fever and infection. It should be taken care off with all measures.
He can take milk any time . Diabetic patients can take milk without any restriction, but it is advisable that avoid adding sugar in it.
Also he can take his normal diet, but need to take more fluids and control of sugar is also essential.
take care

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