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  1. Diabetes: Preventing High Blood Sugar Emergencies Discusses preventing high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) problems in a person with diabetes. Explains emergencies in type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Discusses treating infections early, being prepared, and drinking plenty of liquids.
  2. Diabetes in Children: Preventing High Blood Sugar Discusses high blood sugar (also called hyperglycemia) in children with diabetes. Covers symptoms. Offers tips on preventing high blood sugar emergencies. Covers when to seek emergency care.
  3. Prediabetes: Which Treatment Should I Use to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes? Guides you through the decision to use the medicine metformin, lifestyle changes, or both to prevent type 2 diabetes. Provides specifics about metformin and goals for lifestyle changes. Lists benefits and risks. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  4. Screening for Weight Problems
  5. Diabetes in Children: Treating Low Blood Sugar
  6. Gestational Diabetes: Avoiding Type 2 Diabetes Learn what you can do to prevent getting type 2 diabetes after you have gestational diabetes.
  7. Interactive Tool: Do Your BMI and Waist Size Increase Your Health Risks? Helps you check your risk of weight-related diseases such as diabetes, CAD, and high blood pressure. Tool calculates risk using body mass index (BMI) along with your waist size and other factors. Discusses what scores mean.
  8. Diabetic Nephropathy Discusses diabetic nephropathy, which means kidney disease or damage caused by diabetes. Covers causes and symptoms. Discusses how it is diagnosed and treatment options, including medicines, diet, and dialysis. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  9. Helping Your Child Who Is Overweight
  10. Weight and Coronary Artery Disease
  11. Diabetes: Taking Care of Your Feet
  12. Diabetes in Children: Preparing a Care Plan for School
  13. Type 2 Diabetes: Screening for Adults
  14. Type 2 Diabetes: Screening for Children
  15. Care of Your Teeth and Gums When You Have Diabetes
  16. Care of Your Skin When You Have Diabetes
  17. Diabetes: Dealing With Low Blood Sugar
  18. Diabetes: Checking Your Feet
  19. Diabetes: Steps for Foot-Washing
  20. Diabetes: Protecting Your Feet
  21. Diabetes: Lower Your Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke

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