Diabetes treatment is often over treated, says new study

Diabetes is one of the most common lifestyle diseases that has affected millions of people across the world. It is not just elderly people, even youngsters fall prey to this deadly disease.

Since it is very common, most of the people stick to a certain treatment procedure for diabetes. A recent study says that treatment for diabetes has to be according to the requirement of the patient. If over treated, the patient can suffer other health problems including cardiac issues, cognitive impairments, fractures or even death!

Controlling the blood glucose concentration can have an adverse affect on the health of a person. Glycaemic control is one of the most followed practices to treat diabetes. But it is not effective for everyone during all times.

Since diabetes has emerged as one of the most popular non-communicable diseases, people must be more wary and educated about this disease. Individualized care of diabetes is extremely important!

With a comprehensive geriatric assessment and individualized goal of therapy, people with diabetes can have a better standard of living.

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