Managing Your Diabetes
November 28, 2016•10 min
If you have diabetes, your blood contains too much glucose – a type of sugar. Your pancreas may not make enough insulin to help glucose move from your blood into your cells, or your body may not be able to use insulin well. Although no cure currently exists for diabetes, Tidelands Health can help you with the condition. Georgetown and Horry counties have higher rates of diabetes than the nation does as a whole. That’s why Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital and Tidelands Waccamaw Community Hospital offer diabetes educational programs that help you achieve your best possible state of health. Dr. Katherine Johnson, Tidelands Health physician, is here to educate and offer advice on living with and managing Diabetes.