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Diabetes

Welcome to Southern Wellness and Skin Center (SWSC), where we prioritize your overall health and well-being. Diabetes is a chronic condition that affects millions of individuals worldwide. At SWSC, our dedicated team of healthcare professionals is committed to providing comprehensive diabetes management and treatment to help you lead a healthy and fulfilling life.

Understanding Diabetes:

Diabetes is a chronic metabolic disorder characterized by high levels of blood glucose (sugar) due to the body's inability to produce enough insulin or effectively use the insulin it does produce. There are different types of diabetes, including Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes, and prediabetes. Managing diabetes is essential to prevent complications and maintain optimal health.

Our Approach to Diabetes Management:

At Southern Wellness and Skin Center, we adopt a personalized and holistic approach to diabetes management, encompassing medical, nutritional, and lifestyle aspects. Our comprehensive diabetes management program typically involves the following steps:

  1. Comprehensive Diabetes Assessment: Our experienced healthcare team conducts a thorough evaluation of your medical history, diabetes type, glucose levels, lifestyle, and any relevant diagnostic tests to develop a clear understanding of your condition.

  2. Individualized Diabetes Treatment Plan: Based on the assessment, we design a personalized diabetes treatment plan that may include medication management, insulin therapy, nutritional counseling, exercise recommendations, blood sugar monitoring, and other appropriate interventions tailored to your specific needs.

  3. Nutritional Counseling and Meal Planning: Our skilled dietitians provide nutritional guidance and help you develop a personalized meal plan to manage blood sugar levels effectively. We educate you on making healthy food choices and managing portion sizes.

  4. Medication Management and Insulin Therapy: We prescribe and manage appropriate medications, insulin, or other injectables as needed to control blood sugar levels and prevent complications.

  5. Exercise and Physical Activity Recommendations: We provide exercise recommendations and encourage a regular physical activity routine tailored to your health status and fitness level to improve insulin sensitivity and overall diabetes management.

At Southern Wellness and Skin Center, we are committed to helping you manage diabetes and achieve optimal health. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step toward effective diabetes management and an improved quality of life. Your health and well-being are our priority, and we are here to support you on your journey to a healthier tomorrow.

CONTACT US

Beckley Office

415 Carriage Drive

Beckley, WV 25801

Tel: 304-250-0142

Monday - Friday: 

8:30am - 4:30pm

Chapmanville Office

40 Shae Avenue, Suite A

Chapmanville, WV 25508

Tel: 304-310-2261

Monday - Friday: 

8:30am - 4:30pm

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