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Hip Fractures

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Diabetes

Dos & Don'ts for Diabetic Foot Care Infographic

My Blog - Podiatrist in Wesley Chapel, Sun City Center, Riverview/Apollo Beach & Zephyrhills

The Podiatrist Team At Total Foot And Ankle Of Tampa Bay Florida Offers An Array Of Podiatry Services and Treatments. To Learn More Visit Our Blog Page.

Older Adults

Older Adults

Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels Chart [Printable]

Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels Chart [Printable]

This blood sugar levels chart incudes the normal, prediabetes, and diabetes values for mmol/l and mg/dl in an easy to understand format.

"A study on 15 healthy adults given either 100 grams per day of dark chocolate or an equal amount of white chocolate, found that insulin sensitivity was doubled in the dark chocolate group. That was after only a 15-day period. So dark chocolate can have health benefits, but there is a catch..."

12 Proven Foods Essential For Every Type 2 Diabetes Diet | Diet vs Disease

This article looks at the foods proven to improve glucose metabolism and diabetes management. The foods you must include in a diet for type 2 diabetes.

On a day-to-day basis, people just feel better when their blood sugar stays in a healthy range. Over the long term, it’s the best thing you can do to prevent complications of diabetes from occurring. Here are 11 everyday things that spike blood sugar. #diabetes #everydayhealth | everydayhealth.com

11 Everyday Things That Spike Blood Sugar | Everyday Health

You’ve been eating right and exercising, but your last blood glucose reading was abnormally high. Here’s are some of the things that could be causing your blood sugar to skyrocket.

Fire Safety

Featured item Fire and fall prevention program for older adults

Remembering When safety program for older adults

Remembering When is a fire and fall prevention program for older adults. Centered around 16 key safety messages, the program was designed to be implemented by a coalition comprising the local fire department, service clubs, social and religious organizations, retirement communities, and others.

The ABC's of portable Fire Extinguishers Selection, Use and Maintenance

Introduction

This is the Fire Triangle. Actually it's a tetrahedron, because there are elements that must be present for a fire to exist.

hoarding and fire safety flyer

Home fire escape plan outreach materials

Help increase awareness about the importance of home fire escape planning in your community with these safety messages and free materials.

fire escape plan flyer with focus on older adults

Home fire escape plan outreach materials

Help increase awareness about the importance of home fire escape planning in your community with these safety messages and free materials.

Dementia

Food & Eating | Alzheimer's Association

Food and Eating

Food and eating for people with Alzheimer's or other dementias – get tips on planning meals, encouraging indepence and minimizing nutrition problems.

Virtual Dementia Tour

Take the Tour

One reason the Virtual Dementia Tour® was developed was to provide a way for members of the community to have a glimpse into the world of dementia… and then develop their own recommendations for...

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Dos & Don'ts for Diabetic Foot Care Infographic

My Blog - Podiatrist in Wesley Chapel, Sun City Center, Riverview/Apollo Beach & Zephyrhills

The Podiatrist Team At Total Foot And Ankle Of Tampa Bay Florida Offers An Array Of Podiatry Services and Treatments. To Learn More Visit Our Blog Page.

Older Adults

Older Adults

Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels Chart [Printable]

Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels Chart [Printable]

This blood sugar levels chart incudes the normal, prediabetes, and diabetes values for mmol/l and mg/dl in an easy to understand format.

"A study on 15 healthy adults given either 100 grams per day of dark chocolate or an equal amount of white chocolate, found that insulin sensitivity was doubled in the dark chocolate group. That was after only a 15-day period. So dark chocolate can have health benefits, but there is a catch..."

12 Proven Foods Essential For Every Type 2 Diabetes Diet | Diet vs Disease

This article looks at the foods proven to improve glucose metabolism and diabetes management. The foods you must include in a diet for type 2 diabetes.

On a day-to-day basis, people just feel better when their blood sugar stays in a healthy range. Over the long term, it’s the best thing you can do to prevent complications of diabetes from occurring. Here are 11 everyday things that spike blood sugar. #diabetes #everydayhealth | everydayhealth.com

11 Everyday Things That Spike Blood Sugar | Everyday Health

You’ve been eating right and exercising, but your last blood glucose reading was abnormally high. Here’s are some of the things that could be causing your blood sugar to skyrocket.

Food & Eating | Alzheimer's Association

Food and Eating

Food and eating for people with Alzheimer's or other dementias – get tips on planning meals, encouraging indepence and minimizing nutrition problems.

Featured item Fire and fall prevention program for older adults

Remembering When safety program for older adults

Remembering When is a fire and fall prevention program for older adults. Centered around 16 key safety messages, the program was designed to be implemented by a coalition comprising the local fire department, service clubs, social and religious organizations, retirement communities, and others.

The ABC's of portable Fire Extinguishers Selection, Use and Maintenance

Introduction

This is the Fire Triangle. Actually it's a tetrahedron, because there are elements that must be present for a fire to exist.

hoarding and fire safety flyer

Home fire escape plan outreach materials

Help increase awareness about the importance of home fire escape planning in your community with these safety messages and free materials.

fire escape plan flyer with focus on older adults

Home fire escape plan outreach materials

Help increase awareness about the importance of home fire escape planning in your community with these safety messages and free materials.

Virtual Dementia Tour

Take the Tour

One reason the Virtual Dementia Tour® was developed was to provide a way for members of the community to have a glimpse into the world of dementia… and then develop their own recommendations for...