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5 Tips On Diabetic Foot Accessories You Never Knew.

1.  WHERE CAN I GET DIABETIC SHOES? Ask shoe fitters about diabetic shoes. These shoes, which may be covered byMedicare’s Therapeutic Shoe Program, can help reduce your potential for foot-related complications.  You should always examine your feet every … Read more Read More
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4 Steps How To Take Better Care of Your Feet When You Have Type 2 Diabetes.

Step #1 INSPECT Check your feet two times a day, ideally in the morning and at night before you go to bed. Look for anything out of the ordinary, such as areas of redness, blisters, or cuts. If you discover … Read more Read More
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5 Ways How To Prevent Foot Amputations With Type 2 Diabetes.

Diabetes is the number #1 cause of foot amputations. The following are 5 ways how to take better care of your feet when you have diabetes.   1.  Your Feet & Your Shoes WHY ARE PEOPLE WITH DIABETES AT GREATER … Read more Read More
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5 Steps How To Take Control Of Your Type 2 Diabetes. 

Step 1:   Take Control Of Your Diabetes By Starting With A Good Nutrition and Healthy Eating. How To Use The Plate Method for Controlling Your Diabetes? Divide your plate into three sections. Fill the largest section with non-starchy veggies like … Read more Read More
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Symptoms Of Type 2 Diabetes. What To Look For: Hyperglycemia Vs. Hypoglycemia.

WHAT ARE COMMON SYMPTOMS OF HIGH BLOOD GLUCOSE (HYPERGLYCEMIA)? Fatigue Frequent infections Increased thirst Increased urination Extreme hunger Blurred vision Dry mouth or skin Weight loss for no reason Slow-healing flick cuts or sores. (23)   HOW WILL I KNOW … Read more Read More
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4 Vital Tips How To Stay Healthy For People With Type 2 Diabetes.

Foot care. Check your feet daily for redness and for sores or cuts that don’t heal. Wash-but don’t soak-your feet with a mild soap, rinse with water and dry well. Ask someone to check your feet for you if you … Read more Read More
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ABC’s of Type 2 Diabetes: A1C, Blood Pressure, Cholesterol. How To Reach Your Goals.

ABCs of Diabetes   WHAT ARE THE ABCS OF DIABETES? Measures your average blood glucose over the last three months. Blood pressure. High blood pressure makes your heart work too hard. LDL or “bad” cholesterol, can clog your blood vessels.… Read more Read More
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Why Test Your Blood Sugar Levels With Type 2 Diabetes.

WHY IS IT IMPORTANT TO CHECK BLOOD Sugar(Glucose)? Once you’ve been diagnosed with diabetes checking your blood sugar levels regularly with a meter can help you make choices about your food, physical activity and medications. (8) Keep a record of … Read more Read More
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Healthy Living With Diabetes – Diagnosis, Risk, Symptoms.

WHAT IS DIABETES? The cells in our bodies run on sugar, also known as glucose. For glucose to get into our cells, it needs help from a hormone called insulin. If there is no insulin or not enough insulin in … Read more Read More
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How To Use Insulin In Type 2 Diabetes.

WHERE ON MY BODY SHOULD I INJECT INSULIN? Choose one of the following sites listed below. Rotate the sites to keep scar tissue from building up: Inject at least 2 inches away from the navel, scars and moles. inject into … Read more Read More