Pay Attention to the ABC's of diabetes: A) A1c— Keep it on target by keeping your bg levels within range. B) Blood Pressure—-Keep it on target, or less than 130/80. High Blood Pressure can increase your risk of heart attack and stroke. C) Cholesterol—People with type 2 diabetes often have high triglycerides, low HDL cholesterol . * If you carry a lot of fat around your waist, your risk for heart disease is even higher* Losing even a small amount of weight, can help you manage your bg, cholesterol. and high blood pressure.
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