Sweet Life was recently approached by Dr Lara Hatchuel, who works for a company called Clinresco Centres based in Kempton Park. They currently have three international diabetic trials, and are looking for participants.
A professional nurse from Ekurhuleni East has a question about blood sugar control.
Good morning, I am a diabetic and live in Pretoria. I have problems controlling my sugar and have to use Metformin 850. My problem is I have no idea when it is high or low. Where in Pretoria can I find a government diabetic clinic? Currently I am unemployed and every time I go to […]
A Type 1 diabetic asks for advice about blood sugar levels and mountain biking.
An early shift worker asks how to approach his work with a diabetes request.
A query about chronic burning feet and diabetes.
An excerpt from the HIV / TB / Diabetes Resource Kit.
All the info you need for this year’s diabetes kids camp (2015).
A Type 1 diabetic explains how he figured out what to do about high blood sugar after intense exercise.
“Nurses are primary caregivers, and have the most frequent and direct contact with people at risk of or living with diabetes,” Deputy Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla said. “As the incidence of diabetes increases in South Africa, it is important to capacitate them to deal with this epidemic in every way.”