Diabetes Care

Medical Arts Pharmacist, Suzie Pilon, shows how easy it is to use a blood glucose meter to test your sugar levels.

Whether you’re newly diagnosed or have been living with diabetes for a long time, there are many instances where the pharmacist can help you. Here are some common examples:

  • Learn why keeping your blood sugar “at target” is so important and how lifestyle choices affect your diabetes,
  • Learn how to choose or use the equipment to test your blood sugar
  • Learn how to ease any discomfort you may have when finger-sticking
  • Learn how to use your insulin or insulin pen
  • Learn how to protect your skin and feet
  • Learn why it’s important to have good dental care and eye examinations
  • Learn how to manage your medication(s) if you’re going on vacation ….and more!