ABClatino Magazine Year 2, Issue 5 - Page 9

H a b l e m o s D e S a l u d

L e t´s T a l k H e a l t h

MAIN SYMPTOMS

-Excess of urine

-Excessive thirst

-Constant fatigue

-Weight loss

-Constantly Hunger

-Blurry vision

-Poor scarification

PREVENTION: This is a genetic illnes. However, Exercise constantly, eat healthily, and visit the doctor every year and get the relevant tests to find out if you have any type of diabetes can help to prevent or decrease the risks of getting Diabetes.

Diabetes can be controlled and prevented but not cured. That is why it is important to take care of this disease from an early age.

According to the National Diabetes Education Program it is known that 12.1% of the Latino community in the USA suffers from Diabetes.

More infotmation on Helath at www.ABClatino/HEALTH

Interview with Dr. Carol Miyake, Medical Director of the Diabetes Management Program of the Mid Hudson Regional Hospital