For those with diabetes, taking appropriate action is important as it limits long-term health problems. Managing diabetes is possible through a healthy lifestyle and multiple medical treatments. In this video, Dr. Keri Peterson explains why managing blood sugar is essential and discusses different testing methods. She also shares the guidelines for the acceptable blood sugar levels from the American Diabetes Association.
Diabetes Mellitus Review
Reviewed August- October 2014, Mera Goodman
General comments: can do better job delineating type I vs II vs other dm
Video 1: The Gold Standard Test for Diabetes
Video 2: Managing Diabetes
Video 3: Diabetes and Foot Care: The Basics – all from nih
Video 4: Diabetes and Foot Care: Top Concerns
Video 5: Diabetes and Alcohol (great video)
Video 6: Diabetes and Celebrations
Video 6: Diabetes and Travel
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