Client's Fat: A Case Study

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As we can see from analysis data that client’s fat is 35%, which states that, the client is at risk and need to lose weight as per the body composition. Client’s cholesterol is also at the higher side so there is need to do the dietary modification to lower down the cholesterol to the normal side. As per the dietary modification is concerned principles of meal planning guideline are to be kept in mind. They are: balance of carbohydrates, proteins and fats to be there in each meal. Consistency should be there in timing of meals and amount of food taken. Intake of soluble and insoluble fiber should be increased. Salt should be avoided (specially table salt) whenever possible. Food to be prepared in a way to retain minerals and vitamins and to…show more content…
As my client is too old to perform strenuous exercises to reduce weight (instead of dietary modification) client can start with 10 minutes of exercises and gradually increase to 30 minutes. The postural testing showed that the client elbow is flexed so we can advice him to do shoulder rotation exercises as they facilitate the elbow movement. Exercising daily will help the client body to use insulin and in turn control the blood glucose level, burns extra fat, strengthening muscles and bones, it also lowers down bad cholesterol that is LDL and raised good cholesterol that is HDL and also improves the blood flow. Additionally more information can be imparted to the client like the client should intake plenty of water during workout and after workout. The client must carry an identification band with personal identification data and disease information written on it so that in case of emergency any body can help or manage or workout with somebody who knows the client’s disease status and can manage in the…show more content…
Also the HbA1c test does not directly measure the blood glucose level, however, the result of this test is influenced by how high or low your blood glucose levels have tended to be over a time period of 2 to 3 months. The healthy normal person should have below 42mmol/mol (6%) while pre-diabetes range should be 42 to 47 mmol/mol (6.0 to 6.4%) and range for diabetes should be 48 mmol/mol (6.55 or over). The client must undergo medication under expert supervision. Losartan Potassium belongs to a group of drugs called angiotensin receptor blockers which causes the blood vessels to relax and ultimately lowers down the client’s blood pressure and in turn improves the blood flow of client. Amlodipine 5mg belongs to a group of drugs called calcium channel blockers. Diffundox XL 400 microgram capsule belongs to a group of medicine known as alpha blockers. It also relaxes the blood vessels of the client and thereby helps in lowering the blood pressure of client. Lipitor (atorvastatin) belongs to a group of medicine known as HMG CoA reeducates
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