Diabetes is not a disease of blood sugar alone. Like no other disease, it involves the entire body and all its systems. Therefore, controlling not only the blood sugar, but also the factors controlling blood sugar is important. This book not only provides up-to-date information on diabetes, but also explains how it can be controlled with greater attention to an individual's diet, changes in smoking and drinking habits, weight control, more exercise and a healthier lifestyle. It explains how to monitor the condition at home and gives practical guidelines and helpful advices for everyday problems of living with diabetes and leading a normal, healthy and active life.Check your feet frequently, since you may not feel an injury to your feet as readily with diabetic nerve changes that create decreased sensation. 5. ... To keep your feet feeling good, your health care team will recommend many of the following routines for you. ac After daily ... If excessive dryness or cracking of the skin on your feet is a problem for you, moisturizing bath oil or skin lubricants may be helpful.
|Title||:||Diabetes: Causes, Prevention And Treatment|
|Author||:||Ada P Kahn|
|Publisher||:||Orient Paperbacks - 2005-03-01|