Type 2 Diabetes is a chronic disease of high blood
sugars. This pamphlet briefly explains Type 2 Diabetes and how it
can be prevented or delayed. A healthy diet and regular exercise,
or treatment with a Diabetes medication known as Metformin, can
help to prevent Type 2 Diabetes.
A major complication of diabetes is foot ulcer. This patient
education tool uses specific clinical characteristics to
determine a diabetic’s risk for getting a diabetic foot ulcer
over the next 10 years. Tips on how to ...
Gestational Diabetes occurs in pregnant women who have never been diagnosed with diabetes before but who have high blood sugar (glucose) levels during pregnancy. The exact cause is unknown. Some scientists believe that it ...