Diabetes is a complex disease. It requires close attention, responsibility and, in many cases, a definite change of lifestyle. Numerous questions crop up for diabetics. How does my body react to what volumes of which foods? How do I take measurements properly? How often should I measure my blood glucose? What is HbA1c and what does this value tell me? Many of these questions can only be answered by experts with experience in these matters and offering individual advice. This action is supplemented by the infocenter answering basic questions about diabetes.

Facts about diabetes explained in simple terms

In this section you will learn about:

  • How to take measurements properly.
  • your body mass index (BMI).
  • your risk of a heart attack.
  • How you can receive a free blood glucose meter.
  • Answers to the most frequently asked questions.
  • Your risk of diabetes.