Tag: Nutrition

Engaging the Disengaged Patient: Strategies for Successful Diabetes Self-Management

When we think about a patient with diabetes who’s disengaged from their disease, typically what we’re talking about are the people that we meet in clinical care who don’t seem to care—who seem to be struggling around following typical recommendations, whether that means taking medications or making healthy lifestyle changes. It’s a bit vague, but…

By Jose Scott August 10, 2019 0

Nutritional managment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus in adults التعامل الغذائي مع داء السكري

Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 is a long term metabolic disorder that is characterized by high blood sugar, relative lack of insulin and insulin resistance that causes blood glucose levels to rise higher than normal If not managed properly, type 2 diabetes can result in : blindness, kidney disease, amputation, stroke and heart attack According to…

By Jose Scott August 10, 2019 0

Healthy Eating with Type 2 Diabetes

[music] Hello, my name is Carleton Rivers and I am a registered dietitian with NCHPAD. Today we are going to be discussing how to improve your diet after a diagnosis of diabetes. Now these strategies are not just for those with diabetes. I encourage everyone to apply these tips to their diet every day. So…

By Jose Scott August 7, 2019 51

New target for diabetes therapies

Diabetes currently affects over 20 million adults in the United States alone, and an additional 60 million are thought to be at risk for the development of type 2 diabetes. We found a relay system that has an important effect on the production of glucose by the liver, and it could be useful in the…

By Jose Scott August 7, 2019 2

What are the symptoms of diabetes?

NARRATOR: What are the symptoms of diabetes? DR. SUN: The symptoms of diabetes can vary, for type 1 diabetics the symptoms can involve eating a lot, eating a lot, and still being hungry all the time, and still losing weight. Being thirsty, and drinking a lot of extra fluids. Urinating a lot is a key…

By Jose Scott August 7, 2019 0