Jan 16, 2013 7:00 AM by Diana Kohnle
Health Tip: Get Regular Care to Manage Diabetes
(HealthDay News) -- Regular checkups can help keep diabetes in check and prevent complications.
The U.S. National Diabetes Education Program recommends the following regular tests and screenings:
- Blood pressure.
- Foot inspection.
- A review of your self-care plan.
- An A1C test at least twice annually.
- Annual evaluations of your eyes and teeth, cholesterol, blood and urine.
- Annual flu vaccination.