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Diabetes Screening & Care Management

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    Are you getting problem in maintaining your blood sugar level? Are you developing the symptoms of diabetes? If yes then you don’t need to worry about it. You will find the best diabetes care management services from Dr. Aldo Arpaia and Dr. Bart Savino at Island Medical Consultants. Our diabetes screening services and management plan will help you to easily take the charge of your health while living with the disease. What benefits I will get from Diabetes Screening and Care Management at Island Medical Consultants? · Effective regular screening tests · Customized care management plan tailored to your specific conditions · Improve your lifestyle with comprehensive dietary advice Why Choose Dr. Arpaia and Dr. Savino for diabetes care management services? Board Certified Physicians Dr. Arpaia and Dr. Savino, have over 30 years of experience treating diabetes. We have expertise in treating all types of diabetes. Our team of specialists at Island Medical Consultants, works together in order to create a customized treatment and management plan for you according to your specific diabetic conditions. Contact online for more information about our Diabetes Screening & Care Management services. Diabetes Care Management Questions & Answers: When my body starts developing diabetes? Most of the food you eat is turned into glucose or sugar and your body uses it for energy and growth. There is an organ in the body called pancreas that makes a hormone called insulin. This hormone help glucose get into cells of your body. When your body either don’t make enough insulin or can’t use its own insulin, is the time when your body start developing diabetes. This causes high levels of glucose in your blood which causes serious health problems. It is also called Diabetes Mellitus. What are main types of Diabetes that can affect me? · Type 1 Diabetes · Type 2 Diabetes · Gestational Diabetes We will use several methods to effectively scan you for diabetes; this includes laboratory testing as well as a thorough history and physical exam. What are the symptoms of diabetes? How can I know that I am suffering from it? The symptoms depend on the level of your blood sugar. You can face some common symptoms of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes given below: · Increased thrust · Extreme hunger · Frequent urination · Weight loss · Fatigue · Blurred vision · Slow healing sores · Frequent skin and vaginal infections · Presence of ketones in urine, which will be diagnosed through tests If you are facing these symptoms then you might have diabetes but consulting the doctor is more important. Also the laboratory tests and exams will be used for further details and treatment. What are the risk factors that can develop diabetes to me? There are certain factors that may increase a person’s risk of developing diabetes. These factors may include: · Unhealthy diet · Being overweight · Family history of diabetes · Lack of physical activity · Older age How can I manage my diabetes? Yes, you can manage your diabetes through following steps: · Eat healthy diet · Maintain healthy weight · Make physical activity part of your routine · Stop smoking Also get proper consultation from the doctor for effective results. We will tailor your diabetes mellitus treatment and management plan according to the specific type and unique requirements that will give you best results. Book an appointment to see one of our award winning Internal medicine doctors by calling (718)-727-1898 or fill out contact form

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