Home > Newsletters > Daily: Love or hate Earth Hour? > Daily Dose: Man gets gross infection after popping zit with woodwork blade > Health-in-Motion 14 November 2016 All diabetes should know their risks As a diabetic, education and counselling regarding managing your diabetes is important. Do not neglect your health. An appropriate diet, exercise, taking your medication or insulin regularly as prescribed by your doctor, and regular blood sugar monitoring are important. So too is it imperative to have your blood pressure, your eyes, your kidney function and cholesterol checked annually or more often if advised by your doctor. The HbA1C test should be done 2–3 times a year to assess the average blood sugar control over a 3 month period. 0 More: Daily Dose: Man gets gross infection after popping zit with woodwork bladeHealth-in-Motion advertisement Other news News SEE: What is the rarest disease in the world? Diet and nutrition These foods will help you stay full longer – and they’re not all high in protein Parenting The dangers sugary drinks pose to children Diet and nutrition 5 questions dieticians answer all the time Lifestyle How to grow a thicker (and healthier) head of hair Medical 7 ways to protect your children against fungal infections From our sponsors Discover treatments that can help reduce acne What can I do to reduce or remove acne marks? Dementia and Incontinence: what you need to know WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! Live healthier Watch out! » Gross fungal infections you can pick up at the gym You go to gym to exercise. But make sure the only thing you pick up is a dumbbell and not one of these gross fungal infections. Holiday health » Your 10-step asthma holiday checklist Don’t let asthma ruin your summer holiday. Whether you are travelling or embracing the summer at home, make sure you plan ahead.