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Diabetes Treatment

Treatment for diabetes varies based on a number of factors, including weight, age and any complications you may encounter.

Diabetes Treatment Information: Start Here

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    Type 1: Treatment
    While much less common than type 2 diabetes, type 1 diabetes has been growing in incidence over the years. Type 1 diabetes is usually discovered in childhood or adolescence.

Medical Treatment for Diabetes

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    Diabetes Medication
    From Actos to Xenical, find information on diabetes drugs: drug interactions, dosage information, warning signs and drug pictures are available here.
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    Diabetes Tests and Results
    Information on screening and other types of tests given to those with diabetes. Included: Find out your Body Mass Index.
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    Emergency Diabetes Treatment
    See a picture of glucagon, which is typically administered as an emergency diabetes treatment when a patient is suffering from symptoms of hypoglycemia -- confusion, seizures, or unconsciousness.

Diabetes Lifestyle Treatment

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    Diabetes Diet
    Diet recommendations from the American Diabetes Association and our diabetes experts.
  • Diabetes Exercise
    Exercise techniques to enhance your life! Information on the best exercises for people with diabetes and motivational advice.
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    Diabetes-Friendly Recipes
    Delicious diabetes-friendly recipes and more from our sister site, FoodFit.com.

BMI: What's your Body Mass Index?

Check your body mass index here!

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