Health Information Resources
Being informed about your health can lead to a better quality of life. Our medical team is always ready and willing to answer your questions and help you access the care you need. As an active participant in your care team, we invite you to learn more about these common health issues
is a condition in which you body either doesn’t make enough insulin or can’t use its own insulin as well as it should. Insulin is a hormone that your body needs to get glucose (sugar) from your bloodstream into the cells of your body. Diabetes can be managed with proper care and attention. It can also cause serious health complications if not treated properly.
You can learn more about diabetes and how to manage it here: https://www.diabetes.org/
3 things you can do if you have diabetes:
- Follow a healthy diet and avoid foods that are high in sugar and fat
- Be physically active for at least 30 minutes per day for days a week
- Take your medications as prescribed