Answers to Common Diabetes Questions

Premier Health providers answer frequently asked questions about diabetes.

What is the biggest obstacle in maintaining a healthy routine or wellness strategy for someone with diabetes?

Dr. Allen talks about the biggest obstacle when maintaining diabetes care. Click play to watch the video or read the transcript.

 

The biggest obstacle for people working to maintain a healthy routine for their diabetes care is making all the lifestyle changes that go along with it, according to the American Diabetes AssociationOff Site Icon (ADA).

Making a shift in eating habits, adding to or starting an exercise routine, having a daily insulin injection, doing blood sugar checks and more all can be included in the changes people with diabetes need to make to stay as healthy as possible, according to the ADA.

Changing lifestyle behaviors is a learning experience, according to the ADA. You have to try things you think will work best for you and then adjust along the way if things don’t work.

Talk to your physician for more information about why it can be challenging to stay on track with diabetes care.

Learn more:

Source: Joseph Allen, MD, Family Medicine of Vandalia; Michael Chunn, MD, Family Practice; Isaac Corney, MD, Trotwood Physician Center; Ann DeClue, MD, Saadeddine Dughman, MD, Advanced Cardiovascular Institute; Gary Fishbein, MD, Dayton Heart Center; Irina Gendler, MD, Troy Primary Care Physicians; Roger Goodenough, MD, Troy Primary Care Physicians; J. Wes Halderman, MD, Jamestown Family Medicine; Timothy O Donnell, MD, Miami Valley Primary Care; Miguel Parilo, MD, Bull Family Diabetes Center; Srikanth Sadhu, MD, Advanced Cardiovascular Institute; Trisha Zeidan, MD, Bull Family Diabetes Center; Chandan Gupta, MD, Monroe Medical Center; Miguel Parilo, MD, FACP, Bull Family Diabetes Center; Kristine Sun, MD; Premier Family Care of Mason;

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