Whether you have diabetes or you are providing care to a loved one with diabetes...

Effective self-care is required to manage diabetes.

This includes understanding diabetes control targets, performing home glucose monitoring, and making some necessary changes to lifestyle.

For November's "Ask the Specialist", Dr Ami Nagashima, Senior Staff Registrar from the Department of Post-Acute and Continuing Care at SingHealth Community Hospitals (SCH), will answer your questions on how to manage diabetes better, whether you are a patient with diabetes or a caregiver.

This forum is open from 1 Nov to 26 Nov 2021.

 

 

 

About Dr Ami Nagashima

​Dr Ami Nagashima is a Senior Staff Registrar with the Department of Post-Acute and Continuing Care (PACC) at Sengkang Community Hospital (SKCH), which is under the SingHealth Community Hospitals (SCH), a member of the SingHealth group.

Dr Ami graduated from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine NUS in 2012 and completed her MRCP (Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians) in 2016, and the GDFM (Graduate Diploma of Family Medicine) in 2021.

In her current role at SKCH, Dr Ami works with her multi-disciplinary team to care for inpatients, and optimise their medical conditions before their transition back to the community.

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