Archive for the ‘Diabetes’ Category

 

SUGGESTED EXERCISES FOR DIABETICS

May 6th, 2011

1.     Walk up a flight of stairs at the shopping mall instead of taking the escalator. 2.     Park your car at a distant part of the parking lot of the supermarket and walk to and from the entrance. 3.    Put the remote control for your TV set in a cupboard and get out [...]

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TYPE II DIABETES: FOOD AND EMOTIONS

February 27th, 2011

How you feel about food and how your emotions affect your eating habits have a lot to do with the shape you’re in now and the success of your efforts at weight control in the future. You won’t find your ideal weight in a container on your supermarket shelves. You will find your ideal weight [...]

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INSULIN INJECTION TECHNIQUES: CONTINUOUS SUBCUTANEOUS AND IMPLANTABLE PUMPS

February 14th, 2011

Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion pumps The new device that everyone asks about is the continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (CSII) pump. This is the first step towards the portable artificial pancreas. Put simply, the pancreas needs to be able to do two things as tar as the diabetic is concerned. First, to sense the blood glucose [...]

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