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Oral Diabetes Insulin Injections

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5. Name some diabetes resources that would help Sybel review new guidelines and ideas concerning diabetes as a disease, medications, nutrition programs, and so forth.

Diabetes resources that would help the patient review guidelines and ideas concerning diabetes

include the American Diabetes Association, The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and

Kidney Diseases, Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, American Association

of Diabetes Educators, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Academy of Nutrition and

Dietetics and Choosemyplate.gov.

6. Although Sybel has a long medical history of diabetes, support groups specifically for individuals with diabetes may help her better manage her disease as she gets older. Find out if your community has diabetes support groups and management programs. …show more content…

7. When is it necessary to consider changing from an oral diabetes medication to insulin injections?

It is necessary to consider changing from an oral diabetes medication to insulin injections after

treatments such as exercising and diet. No longer keeps the blood sugar under control and oral

medications are no longer effective (Porter, 2016).

8. What are some issues associated with starting insulin injections in an older adult?

Some issues associated with starting insulin injections in an older adult are difficulties

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