Treatments for Type 2 Diabetes
Related Media: The Importance of Healthy Eating When You Have DiabetesThe goal of diabetes treatment is to maintain blood glucose (sugar) levels and HbA1c levels within a healthy range. By doing so, you will feel better on a daily basis and will help prevent or delay the complications associated with diabetes. Talk to your doctor about what a healthy blood glucose range is for you.The 4 main components of treatment are:
- Lifestyle changes (diet and exercise)
- Blood glucose monitoring
- Medicine (such as oral anti-diabetes medicine, insulin injections)
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