Diabetes Specialists Oregon City OR

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Wendy Hall, MD
(503) 657-1071
1508 Division St,
Oregon City, OR
Womens Health Center of Oregon
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Gladstone Veterinary Clinic
(503) 653-6621
18420 SE McLoughlin Blvd
Milwaukie, OR

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Linwood Animal Clinic
(503) 774-3363
6135 SE King Rd
Milwaukie, OR

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Full Circle Veterinary Care
(503) 635-3573
433 3rd St
Lake Oswego, OR

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James A  Kilgore
(503) 691-0364
19250 SW 65th Avenue
Tualatin, OR
Cosmetic Surgery
Medicare Accepted: No
Workmens Comp Accepted: No
Accepts Uninsured Patients: No
Emergency Care: No

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HealthSource of Oregon City
(503) 650-3737
1163 Molalla Ave
Oregon City, OR

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EmPOWERed Health Chiropractic
(503) 454-0782
11804 SE Sunnyside Rd
Clackamas, OR

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HealthSource Chiropractic of Milwaukie
(503) 652-2657
2403 SE Monroe St # B
Milwaukie, OR

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Cat Care Professionals, LLC
(503) 968-6000
17888 SW McEwan Rd
Lake Oswego, OR

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Rose City Veterinary Hospital
(503) 232-3105
809 SE Powell Blvd.
Portland, OR

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Diabetes is Growing Field of Treatment for Pharmacists

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As more and more pharmacists become consultants on diseases, learning about diabetes is crucial, says University of Texas at Austin pharmacy faculty member.

Twenty one million Americans have diabetes and approximately six million are unaware that they have the disease. Debra Lopez, a faculty member in The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy and expert in the treatment of diabetes, teaches pharmacy students to learn about symptoms and different options for patients. "Treatment is very individualized," Lopez says. "If a patient is obese, he doesn't want to use a drug that could cause weight gain or, if he has heart failure, the patient should avoid treatments that have the side effect of water weight gain."

Cost, too, is important to examine. Some of the medications have generics. Pharmacists should know how to advise patients on the traditional insulins and the newer insulins.

Lopez also is the residency director of the diabetes and general pharmacy clinic at Blackstock Family Practice in Austin, a rotation site for PharmD students.

Type 2 diabetes is also referred to as non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM), or adult onset diabetes mellitus (AODM). Type 2 diabetes affects nearly 21 million in the United States and nearly 200 million people worldwide. Type 2 diabetes is characterized by high levels of blood sugar, caused by the body...

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