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Premium member Presentation Transcript PowerPoint Presentation: Advice For Diabetes SufferersPowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com Many people seem to think that they cannot have a normal life anymore when they're diagnosed with diabetes. The tips in this article will assist you in managing symptoms of diabetes, so you can function as normally as you can in your life. Applying these tips is a good decision that will help you manage your condition. It can be confusing and hard at times to manage your diabetes. Keeping a journal will help you to stay organized and on top of your treatment, giving you a perfect record to provide to your family doctor. This enables your doctor to be able to monitor your techniques and progress.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com Maintain regular eating times. If you're diabetic and regularly wait to eat, your blood sugar can go all over the place. A sugar spike can occur when this type of glucose meets the already raised glucose levels that a type 2 diabetic has. If you have been diagnosed with diabetes, then you need to know how different foods can affect your body. If you're diabetic, you have to make dietary changes so that you don't harm your health. You need to know which foods cause blood sugar spikes. If your blood sugar gets too low, these sugary foods can save your life; however, you'll need to avoid them most of the time, so that your sugar level doesn't get too high.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com Almonds are a great snack to fill you up without affecting your blood sugar levels. Almonds are high in fiber , and also contain protein. They are a very healthy snack that is easy to enjoy anytime. Always keep some almonds handy around the house so you always have them when you're struck with the urge to snack. If you think you might have gestational diabetes, let your doctor know. Untreated gestational diabetes can pose a risk to both you and your baby. There are safe medicines you can take while pregnant for this condition, and your doctor can also provide you with an appropriate diet to follow.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com A snacking diabetic will have a hard time resisting the temptation that surrounds them daily. Try to stay away from these bad snacks and eat some fruits and veggies that have complex carbohydrates instead. Be extra vigilant about your dental hygiene when you're dealing with diabetes, because the condition puts you at greater risk for gum disease. Brush and floss on a regular basis to keep your teeth and gums healthy.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com There are numerous methods to lose weight that are free, everything from jogging to workouts at the park, and all of them will help in your battle against diabetes. Use the local jungle gym for pull ups, and you can even weight lift with canned goods or other heavy household items, such as bottles of laundry detergent. There are a lot of stories about people losing limbs or their eyesight because they did not take care of their diabetes. However, this kind of extreme situation does not always have to be the case. Being diagnosed with diabetes is not the end of the world, and the majority of those with the disease live a full and happy life.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com Every type of food has a number that states its effects on blood sugar. This number is called the " glycemic index". Diabetics should always look for foods with the lowest possible GI number. Use caution when having a pedicure if you have diabetes. You are more prone to getting a foot infection if you're diabetic, so you need to try and be careful when you get a pedicure, especially if you get a puncture or cut.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com When traveling, keep your insulin with you at all times. Do not store your insulin in any bag that must be checked. If your luggage is lost, you will be without your insulin. Additionally, the storage on airplanes may ruin the insulin by getting it too hot or cold. Insulin can last for about thirty days at regular room temperature, so bringing it inside your carry-on bag is okay; just avoid too hot or too cold temperatures. The tips above should have given you a good idea of the little things you can do to manage your Diabetes and have a fulfilled life. There is no reason for you to live less of a life than you want to live. You are the only person who can control the type of life you have whether you have diabetes or not.PowerPoint Presentation: http://www.our-diabetic-life.com The author, Dee is a mother and wife and she has a Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus - but is enjoying a regular diabetes lifestyle. She is continually exploring anything about diabetes and would love to share what she discovers with some others who also has diabetes. Visit Us Here. You do not have the permission to view this presentation. In order to view it, please contact the author of the presentation.