Diabetes and Endocrinology Clinical Consultants of Texas, or DECCT, has a certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES) and Registered Dietitian on staff to help with you with your nutrition and diet consultation.
BLOOD SUGAR LOGS
Tracking blood sugar and maintaining a healthy diet go hand in hand. We’ve provided a downloadable Blood Sugar Log Sheet for convenience. Once you’ve tracked your progress, you can scan, save to your computer, and upload your results to our in-house Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator.
OUR HEALTH FORUM
Our forums include health tips to help manage diabetes or, if you’ve not been tested before, give insight for things to look for if you think you should be evaluated.
Who should be tested for diabetes? Anyone who has symptoms of diabetes should be tested for the disease. Some people will not have any symptoms but may have risk factors for diabetes and need to be tested. Testing allows health care professionals to find diabetes sooner and work with their patients to manage diabetes…
You may worry that having diabetes means going without foods you enjoy. The good news is that you can still eat your favorite foods, but you might need to eat smaller portions or enjoy them less often. Your health care team will help create a diabetes meal plan for you…