aim of this guideline is to provide evidence-based, practical advice on the
steps necessary to support adults with type 1 diabetes to live full, largely
unrestricted, lives and avoid the acute and long-term complications of both the
disease and of its treatment. The present guideline is an update of many
sections of that guideline, focusing on areas where new knowledge and new
treatment opportunities have arisen in the last decade.
Author(s): National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, UK
Diabetes is a
chronic health problem with devastating, yet preventable consequences. It is
characterized by high blood glucose levels resulting from defects in insulin
production, insulin action, or both. This book describes everything about
This book is intended to serve as a general
learning material for diabetes mellitus by the health center team. This book can
also be used by other categories of health professionals. It should be kept in
mind, though, that it is not a substitute for standard textbooks.
This note covers the following topics: medical nutrition therapy for
diabetes, basic dietary guidelines, hypoglycemia, more information specifically
for treating the patient with type2 diabetes, managing lipid abnormalities,
managing blood pressure, type2 diabetes in childhood, pregnancy with preexisting
diabetes, gestational diabetes, medical nutrition therapy for diabetes and
First chapter of this book provides calculators that help you calculate your ideal body weight and BMI. Other chapters guide the reader through the genetic
variations that may play roles in type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, and other types.
This note covers the following topics:
Classification Of Diabetes Mellitu, Prevalence Of Diabetes, Screening For
Diabetes, Role Of The Medical Laboratory In Diabetes Mellitus, Glucose
Determination, The Oral Glucose Tolerance Test, Glycated Proteins, Urinary
This note covers the following topics: Diabetes and Flu: What
You Need to Know and Do, Diabetes and Disasters, Chronic Kidney Disease
Initiative, Vision Health Initiative (VHI), County Level Estimates of Diagnosed
Diabetes, Diabetes and Pregnancy.
Author(s): Centers for Disease Control and