Stay on top of your health by monitoring, testing, and recognizing changes.
Your checklist for diabetes includes testing A1C for blood glucose, monitoring your blood pressure, and having your cholesterol tested on a regular basis. It’s important to be aware of any changes in your body that could be a sign of a problem. Check in regularly with your health care provider to stay on top of your health.
Why blood glucose goes lower or higher.
Take special care of your feet.
People with diabetes are more likely to develop foot problems. Get regular care and use proper footwear. Otherwise, even ordinary problems can get worse and lead to serious complications, including: