Diabetes in Elderlies

Managing diabetes amongst elderly may have different methods as compared to treating the condition in younger patients. The family member is required to take multi-disciplinary role. The goal is to reduce or prevent diabetes-related complications.

Here are some ways to keep control of diabetes:

  • Keeping track of glucose levels
  • Eat healthy and create an exercise program
  • Watch your blood pressure and remember to get your cholesterol checked at least once a year