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A disorder in which the pancreas produces too little insulin with the result that the body is unable to adequately metabolize sugar. Principal symptoms are elevated blood sugar, sugar in the urine, excessive urine production and increased food intake. Complications of diabetes if left untreated include low resistance to infections leading to a susceptibility to gangrene, cardiovascular and kidney disorders, disturbances in the electrolyte balance and eye disorders, some of which may lead to blindness.

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Disease/Disability Care ServicesThe Visiting Nurse Service offers services through a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) who will visit patients in their homes to help them manage their diabetes and the complications it produces by educating them about the disease.SchenectadyDIABETES EDUCATIONVISITING NURSE SERVICE OF SCHENECTADY AND SARATOGA COUNTIES
Health Care ServicesThe Comprehensive Diabetes Education Program is a 10-hour program that educates an individual on diabetes management, including monitoring blood sugar, nutrition, preventing complications, activity, stress control and behavior modification.RensselaerNORTHEAST HEALTH DIABETES CENTER: COMPREHENSIVE DIABETES EDUCATIONNORTHEAST HEALTH
Health/Medical Care ServicesProvides educations and outreach programs to educate people about diabetes, including support for children and adults, who have been diagnosed, and their families.AlbanyDIABETES EDUCATION AND SUPPORTAMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION - ALBANY OFFICE
Health/Medical Care ServicesProvides educations and outreach programs to educate people about diabetes, including support for adults.AlbanyDIABETES EDUCATION AND SUPPORTCAPITAL CARE MEDICAL GROUP - NUTRITION AND DIABETES CENTER
Health/Medical Care ServicesThe Columbia Greene Diabetes Coalition provides monthly education and support groups and professional diabetes intervention education. Monthly education and support meetings alternate between Hudson and Catskill. In January, March, May, July, September and November meetings are held in the 2nd Floor Conference Room in the Columbia County Human Services Building, 325 Columbia Street, Hudson. In February, April, June, August, October and December in the 4th Floor Conference in the Greene County Office Building, 411 Main Street, Catskill.ColumbiaDIABETES EDUCATION AND SUPPORTCOLUMBIA COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTHCARE CONSORTIUM

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