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Enhancing Healthy Living by Self-care Management for Diabetes Mellitus

Renuga Dinesh

Keywords : Diabetes Mellitus, Healthy living, Self-care management

Citation Information : Dinesh R. Enhancing Healthy Living by Self-care Management for Diabetes Mellitus. 2020; 13 (3):68-69.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10084-12144

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 23-10-2020

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2020; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a chronic systemic disease caused by the lack of insulin or diminished capacity of the body to utilize insulin. Self-care management plays a significant role to control DM. Execution of diabetes management requires knowledge, faith, and mentality of the patients being dealt with. Diabetes cannot be cured; however, it can be controlled. Hence, it is the duty of healthcare professionals to ensure that a patient has sufficient understanding and ability to control DM.


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