Find The Right Balance For You
When it comes to managing your diabetes, there are a few therapy options available for treatment. Here are some advantages and disadvantages of each.
|Conventional Injection Therapy||Multiple Daily Injection (MDI) Therapy||Insulin Pump Therapy|
Additionally, new technologies like Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) provide valuable glucose trend information, making it easier to know how food, insulin, and activity are affecting your glucose readings—all day and all night—by displaying the information on the device screen. It can alert you to dangerous high or low glucose levels, allowing you to take action and potentially prevent complications. The newest devices provide real-time trending information that will allow you to understand how your everyday activities affect your glucose levels.
Proper nutrition and eating will help you control your diabetes so you can feel better and live life on your terms. This section shows you how to count carbs, as well as provide you with food lists, high carb meals, recipes, and guidelines for drinking alcohol.
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