Nail care best after a bathshower f separate

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nail care, best after a bath/showerf)separate overlapping toesi)cotton or lamb's woolg)avoid open toes, open heel shoes, plastic or tight shoesh)wear cotton/wool socks (white) i)do not use hot water bottles/heating pads to warm feet (wear socks instead)12.Nutritional Guidelinesa)plan meals b)eat a regular intervals/don't skip mealsc)for glycemic control: i)count grams of carbohydratesii)15g of carbs = 1 carb exchangeiii)increase fiber intake to assist with carbohydrate metabolism and control cholesterol levelsiv)use artificial sweetenersv)keep saturated fats within 7% of the recommended daily total caloric intake13.Illness Managementa)rest and monitor glucose q 3-4 hoursb)continue diabetic treatmentc)take 4oz of sugar free, non-caffeinated drink q 30 minsd)if anorexia presents: i)soft food (custard, cream soup, gelatin, graham crackers) or liquids 6-8 times per dayto meet carb requirementsii)monitor urine for ketone bodiese)Call provider if: i)disoriented or confused, BG >240, elevated ketone bodies, persistent fever >38.6 C (101.5 F), persistent diarrhea, or unable to tolerate liquids for more than 2 days14.Hypoglycemia: BG <80a)manifestations: mild shakiness, confusion, diaphoresis, palpitations, headache, lack of coordination, blurred vision, seizures, comab)Preventions: avoid excess insulin, exercise, and alcohol, do not decrease in food intake ordelay in food absorptionc)Treatment: if patient is unconscious or unable to swallow: 9
15.Hyperglycemia: BG >110
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