Poor diabetes control found in older Americans

21 julio 2015

Only one in three older Americans has their diabetes under control as measured by guidelines set by the American Diabetes Association, new research suggests. Some argue that ADA guidelines may be too stringent for some older adults. But even using less stringent measures, the researchers found, there are still many older Americans whose diabetes is not well managed, a condition that can lead to multiple long-term health problems ranging from kidney disease to blindness.img src=»http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sciencedaily/~4/EbYaQaJCJNQ» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/