Nutritional Care of Diabetes

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More than 30 million Americans, or 9.4% of the United States population, have diabetes. Diabetes education and treatment is needed for prevention and management. Diabetes educators and registered dietitian nutritionists tailor their practices to accommodate the constantly changing needs of individuals as well as scientific advances. Refined treatments have allowed many to lead normal lives with lifestyle modifications. Technological advances and insurance reimbursement have improved blood glucose monitoring. New oral and injectable medications have made optimal glucose control more achievable. Meal-planning options allow for more individualization, flexibility, and control. Science and technology are only as good as practitioners. This course is a practical guide to the challenge of nutritional management of diabetes. Potential exists for improving quality of life and decreasing diabetic complications.

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More than 30 million Americans, or 9.4% of the United States population, have diabetes. Diabetes education and treatment is needed for prevention and management. Diabetes educators and registered dietitian nutritionists tailor their practices to accommodate the constantly changing needs of individuals as well as scientific advances. Refined treatments have allowed many to lead normal lives with lifestyle modifications. Technological advances and insurance reimbursement have improved blood glucose monitoring. New oral and injectable medications have made optimal glucose control more achievable. Meal-planning options allow for more individualization, flexibility, and control. Science and technology are only as good as practitioners. This course is a practical guide to the challenge of nutritional management of diabetes. Potential exists for improving quality of life and decreasing diabetic complications.

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