When You Are Away from Home

Diabetes Center Provides Easy Ways to Care for Diabetes Away From Home

Although 24 million Americans live with diabetes, it is difficult to know how to regulate blood glucose away from home. The Diabetes Center at University Hospitals Bedford Medical Center, a campus of UH Regional Hospitals specializes in educating people about diabetes, including providing practical information on managing diabetes at home, at work and at play.

Up-to-Date Diabetes Information

Specialists at the Diabetes Center at UH Bedford Medical Center provide up-to-date medical information about diabetes, including how to prevent diabetes complications with good blood glucose control. Caring for diabetes away from home includes the following:

  • Avoiding overeating to maintain a normal weight
  • Continuing to monitor and control blood sugar throughout the day
  • Eating sensible foods, including balancing carbohydrates and protein
  • Exercising regularly to maintain optimum health
  • Seeing a doctor if problems arise when away from home

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