The number of people suffering from diabetes in taiwan has exceeded 2.3 million, and the number of new diabetes cases every year is about 160,000. However, about 65% of the patients still do not reach the blood sugar control target *1 . Director ke weng manful discusses the myths related to blood sugar control through clinical professional experience, and provides readers and diabetic friends with the correct concepts and methods for treating diabetes!
For many years, diabetes has been a great threat to the health of taiwanese people. As a front-line medical staff, director of the endocrinology and metabolism department of beijing medical university, weng xuanfu, observed two hidden worries. One is that diabetic patients are getting younger and younger. The main force of the market and the family misses the stage of better control in the early stage of the disease; another problem is that patients receive too much Illustrator Art Work right and wrong knowledge through different channels, but they are skeptical about orthodox medical advice. Troubled place. "For example, many patients are only willing to take oral hypoglycemic drugs. As soon as they hear that they need to inject insulin, they think that their previous treatment has failed, and they must take more drastic measures, resulting in many negative emotions of sadness, anger, and frustration. Therefore, many doctors are afraid to persuade them. The patient is on insulin."
If you want to do a good job, you must first sharpen your tool: insulin injection is a smart tool for treating diabetes According to the 2022 type 2 diabetes clinical care guidelines, if diabetic patients are diagnosed with hyperglycemia, they should be treated with insulin first to stabilize blood sugar, and then decide the follow-up treatment. In addition, according to research, if the glycated hemoglobin exceeds the standard of 8.5~9% in diabetic patients, early use of insulin therapy can effectively reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease *2