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  1. Diabetes and Wound Care (01:07)
    Learn the signs of infection with diabetes so that small skin problems don't become serious.
  2. Diabetes and Your Heart (01:38)
    Learn why having diabetes raises your heart disease risk and what you can do about it.
  3. Diabetes: A1c Test (01:12)
    Learn how an A1c test shows blood sugar levels over a 3-month period.
  4. Diabetes: Daily Foot Care (01:46)
    Learn why checking your feet is important and how to do it.
  5. Diabetes: Finger-Stick Test (01:05)
    Learn how to use a finger-stick test to see how food or activity can change your blood sugar.
  6. Diabetes: Food and Your Blood Sugar (00:43)
    Learn how your body turns carbohydrate foods into blood sugar.
  7. Diabetes: How Others Stay Motivated (02:50)
    Hear how other people stay motivated to manage their diabetes.
  8. Diabetes: How to Build Your Plate (01:52)
    See how to measure healthy portion sizes using the plate method.
  9. Diabetes: Insulin's Role (00:50)
    Learn how insulin works and why diabetes causes high blood sugar.
  10. Diabetes: Planning for a Healthy Pregnancy (01:49)
    Learn what you can do to have a healthy pregnancy and baby when you have diabetes.
  11. Diabetes: Preparing for Pregnancy (01:29)
    Learn what other women with diabetes have done to prepare for pregnancy.
  1. Diabetes: Preparing for Surgery (01:36)
    Learn how to prepare for surgery when you have diabetes.
  2. Diabetes: Stay in Your Target Range (01:38)
    Learn how testing blood sugar through the day will help you stay in your target range.
  3. Diabetes: Testing Your Blood Sugar (02:35)
    Learn the best way to test blood sugar. Knowing your blood sugar levels helps you manage your diabetes.
  4. Gestational Diabetes: Eating Well (01:35)
    Learn how to eat to keep your blood sugar at a level that's healthy for you and your baby.
  5. How Others Manage Diabetes (01:52)
    Hear how other people learned to do a better job managing their diabetes.
  6. How to Give a Glucagon Shot (01:23)
    Learn how to give a glucagon shot to a person having a low-blood-sugar emergency.
  7. Insulin: Giving an Injection in the Belly (02:56)
    Learn how to give yourself an insulin shot in the belly using a syringe or insulin pen.
  8. Insulin: How to Prepare a Mixed Dose (03:26)
    Learn how to prepare and give yourself a mixed dose of insulin.
  9. Insulin: How to Prepare a Single Dose (01:58)
    Learn how to prepare and easily give yourself a single dose of insulin.
  10. Prediabetes: Healthy Changes You Can Make (02:25)
    Learn how to make healthy changes that can help delay or prevent type 2 diabetes.

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