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Managing Diabetes

Know Your Numbers, Outlive Your Diabetes -- Five Essential Health Factors You Can Master to Enjoy a Long and Healthy Life

Written by Richard Jackson, MD, of Joslin Diabetes Center and Amy Tenderich, Know Your Numbers, Outlive Your Diabetes -- Five Essential Health Factors You Can Master to Enjoy a Long and Healthy Life describes and explains the five tests that are essential for monitoring overall health with diabetes and for developing a daily management plan. The essential tests include A1C, blood pressure, lipids (HDL, LDL, triglycerides), microalbumin and a yearly eye exam. Knowing and understanding your results from these five tests will help you more successfully manage your diabetes and help reduce your risk for complications.

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