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This section is dedicated to our loyal subscribers. These tools for your practice include charts & hand-held reference cards, instruction sheets for drugs, drug reference guides, handouts for your patients, and other educational tools for you and your patients that can be used as quick reference or printable material.

IDF Diabetes Atlas – Western Pacific

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Diabetes is a huge and growing problem, and the costs to society are high and escalating. In the Western Pacific, 138 million adults have diabetes – the largest number of any region. The Top 5 countries for prevalence in this region are: China, Indonesia, Japan, Korea (Republic of), and Viet …

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IDF Diabetes Atlas – South and Central America

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Diabetes is a huge and growing problem, and the costs to society are high and escalating. In South and Central America, the number of people with diabetes will increase by 60% by 2035. The Top 5 countries for prevalence are: Puerto Rico, Nicaragua, Dominican Republic, Guatemala, and El Salvador. To …

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Comprehensive List of Insulins

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This 30-page printable pdf includes Rapid-Acting, Short-Acting, Intermediate-Acting, Long-Acting, and Pre-Mixed or Combination Insulins. Detailed information on these insulins includes: Indications, Pharmacology, Dosage and Administration, Adverse Effects, and Precautions and Contraindications.   Just click on this link for the 30-page PDF of the Comprehensive List of Insulins (updated October 30, 2015) …

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Powerhouse Fruits and Vegetables

Powerhouse Fruits and Vegetables  What’s a "powerhouse" fruit or vegetable? According to a new study published in a Centers for Disease Control and Protection journal, they’re foods that are "most strongly associated with reduced chronic disease risk." They also contain 17 essential nutrients in quantities that constitute 10 percent or more of …

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25 Lowest Carbohydrate-Containing Vegetables

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  25 Lowest Carbohydrate-Containing Vegetables  When it comes to comparing which vegetables have fewer carbohydrates it’s not necessarily an easy process since vegetables come in all sizes, shapes and serving portions. Share this tool with your patients so they can make better decisions. Do you know the lowest carb containing …

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The 25 Lowest Carb Containing Fruits(pdf)

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The 25 Lowest Carb Containing Fruits(pdf)  When it comes to comparing which fruit has fewer carbohydrates it’s not necessarily an easy process since fruits come in all sizes, shapes and serving portions. Share this tool with your patients so they can make better decisions. Do you know the lowest carb …

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Diabetes Guide for Medical Professionals

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Diabetes Guide for Medical Professionals  This 22-page PDF for medical professionals from the Northwestern Memorial Foundation, Northwestern University, contains tips on how to use the videos and companion print materials, lesson plans for each module, and tips on how to work with patients in setting effective self-management goals. Download the guide (pdf) …

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