Type 2 Diabetes (Non-insulin dependent) Signs & Symptoms DM2 is often first treated with lifestyle changes, such as nutrition and exercising. If not successful the pt may be prescribed and oral hypoglycemic such as, metformin (glucophage). Although, if you are treating a DM2 patient in the hospital they often receive supplemental insulin.
Living with diabetes can be difficult for some. When people are first diagnosed with diabetes, they often become scared and are not sure how it will affect their life. With enough time, understanding, and knowledge, living with diabetes can be much easier. If you are living with diabetes and want it to be less difficult, then follow the tips in this article. Birthday parties can be a nightmare for the... FULL ARTICLE…
Beating Diabetes Infographic by Personal Alert Systems: According to other research, performing a mixture of aerobic fitness exercise and strength training is linked to improved glycemic levels with type 2 diabetes patients in comparison to patients who don’t exercise. Read the full article here: "Aerobic Exercise and Resistance Training Combination for Diabetes"
Possible thoughts from people with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus... they must get this all the time! How does the stigma of type 2 diabetes affect people who have type 1 diabetes and those that have type 2 diabetes?