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Unformatted text preview: -monitor glucose at min. once a day Type II-CHO counting, < kcal and wt.-Look @ food label and total CHO: keep # of CHO stable for every meal-Normal protein-Low sodium, low fat, CHO controlled Meds:-Metformin: glucophage-Exercise lowers blood glucose Hyperglycemia: DKA (diabetic ketoacidosis?) Topics to educate DM:-> risk for Hispanic, African Americans, Native Americans-Shopping and eating out; native foods-Total CHO, not just sugar-Monitor glucose and reasons for lows/highs-Fat modifications in food prep -Exercise wt. loss, prevent heart disease-sickness...
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2010 for the course HUEC 4013 taught by Professor Chanmugum during the Spring '10 term at LSU.
- Spring '10