standards of diabetes core, 14 Analogs (see [nsulin analogs) Aspart insulin (see Insulin analogs) Aspirin use for primary and secondary prevention of macrovascular complications, 19
Basal-bolus intensive insulin therapy (see Insulin therapy, intensive basal-bolus) Bedtime insulin in type 2 diabetes, protocol for, 123 Benefits of insulin therapy, 117-118 BIDS, bedtime insulin, daytime sulfonylurea. 118-119 Blood pressure guidelines in diabetes, 17 ACE inhibitors for treatment of, 17 National High Blood Pressure Education program, 17
Carbohydrate counting, 56-57, 134, 216
Cardiovascular complications in diabetes (jg« Macrovascular complications in diabetes) Certified diabetes educator (CDE), 21 Children with diabetes, 127-138 blood pressure guidelines in, 17 cholesterol guidelines in, 17 diet in, 134 exercise in. 134-135 glargine insulin use in, 132 goals of treatment in, 128, 133 hemoglobin Ak goal in, 133 honeymoon effect on insulin requirements in, 129-130 hypoglycemia in, 135-136 insulin pump therapy in, 130-131,
234-238 insulin regimens in, 128-131 microalbuminuria screening in, 18 outpatient care in, 135 retinopathy screening in, 18
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All you need is a proper diet of fresh fruits and vegetables and get plenty of exercise and you'll be fine. Ever heard those words from your doctor? If that's all heshe recommends then you're missing out an important ingredient for health that he's not telling you. Fact is that you can adhere to the strictest diet, watch everything you eat and get the exercise of amarathon runner and still come down with diabetic complications. Diet, exercise and standard drug treatments simply aren't enough to help keep your diabetes under control.