335: The Diabetes Epidemic-What to Look for and How You Can Help Your Clients

Time Block J - Saturday, 2:30-4:20pm
Session Format: Lecture

Type 2, or adult-onset, diabetes can develop over many years, starting with sluggishness, weight gain, carbohydrate cravings and hypoglycemia. With 26 million people (8.5% of the U.S. population) having diabetes, it is important to know what to recommend for snacks and meals. We’ll discuss insulin resistance, hypoglycemia, hyperglycemia, medications your clients may be taking and treatmen ts to be aware of.


Susan B. Dopart, MS, RD

IDEA Author/Presenter