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Type 2 Diabetes Management Case Study: Maria

(Soft gentle music) – [Speaker] Our first case study highlights Maria, who is a 45 year-old Hispanic female, who has had Type two diabetes for 15 years, and is treated with Metformin 1000 milligrams bid and Glipizide 20 milligrams bid. She has gained 10 pounds and is having difficulty losing it. The patient reports not…

By Jose Scott December 7, 2019 1

Prevalence of Type 2 Diabetes in the US

(mellow electronic music) – [Narrator] 30.3 million people in the United States have diabetes, or 9.4% of the U.S. population. This comes to roughly one in every 11 people. An estimated one in four people do not realize they have diabetes. The economic burden of diabetes in the United States is roughly $327 billion and…

By Jose Scott August 17, 2019 0

Type 2 Diabetes Management Conclusion

(upbeat music) – [Narrator] These two cases presented different treatment challenges and solutions that you may often see in your practice. Maria represented a traditional case of treatment-lifestyle conflict. Her plan was unsuccessful because she lacked the knowledge and resources to make the lifestyle changes that supported her treatment regimen. We evaluated her medical record…

By Jose Scott August 13, 2019 0