A Day in the Life of a Diabetic
By Talia Coe
What is diabetes?
Diabetes is a disease in which the body's inability to produce any of enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood.
Recommendations for a Diabetic Diet
- Low sugars
How is blood sugar monitored?
Insulin pumps, insulin shots, GTT
Recommendations for a diabetic
People who exercise regularly are better able to control their diabetes and reduce their risk of diabetic complications.
Keep your blood glucose under control.
3 Bio-medical professionals that assist a diabetic?
Nutritionist (help planning what foods to eat)
Endocrinologist (Treatment of hormone disorders and diseases in the body glands)
Podiarist (Diagnose /Treat disorders and injuries to the legs or feet due to diabetic complications)