Diabetes and the body | Diabetes UK

In this film we’re going to explain how your body processes the food you eat in order to provide all your body cells with the energy they need, and also what happens when you have diabetes and this system doesn’t work properly. When you eat food that contains carbohydrate it’s broken down in the stomach…

How BlueStar® Diabetes can help

introducing Blue Star the first mobile prescription therapy for adults with type 2 diabetes blue star gives you real-time guidance to make managing diabetes between office visits easier and more doable blue star must be prescribed by your doctor here are some examples of how blue star can help you improve your daily management of…

Practicode Example — Coding a Diabetes Case

Alicia: OK. So, Laureen and I we’re talking, we talked about Practicode and we kept mentionin it but you haven’t really seen an example of what a case looks like in Practicode, and so what we thought maybe we try to do at the webinars is right there at the end, pull a Practicode case…

Lucentis effective for proliferative diabetic retinopathy

The National Eye Institute is very pleased today to announce new clinical trial results that will benefit people at risk of vision loss from diabetic retinopathy. The trial demonstrates that injections of the drug Lucentis are effective in treating proliferative diabetic retinopathy, or PDR. I think this study will have a major impact on the…

What Is Prediabetes | Does prediabetes turn into diabetes

Prediabetes is a warning sign of Diabetes. It’s when your blood glucose level is higher than normal, but it’s not high enough to be considered diabetes.There are no clear symptoms of prediabetes. Prediabetes is an indication that you could develop type 2 diabetes if you don’t make some lifestyle changes. How do you know you…