Treatment Team and
Controlling blood glucose levels successfully takes time and effort. Your illness may affect relationships with your partner, other family members, friends, and colleagues, and you cannot take a holiday from your illness. All of these things can be overwhelming, but with a strong team, you can manage your diabetes. This chapter describes how you can assemble the treatment team and support network that you need for the long-term management of your diabetes.
Unlike many other chronic illnesses, diabetes requires significant decision making on a daily basis. I tell my patients that the most important aspect of diabetes care is
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Publication information: Book title: Diabetes Demystified. Contributors: Umesh Masharani - Author. Publisher: McGraw-Hill. Place of publication: New York. Publication year: 2008. Page number: 53.
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