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Hypoglycemia Common Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes in Hospice Care

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Hypoglycemia Common Among Patients With Type 2 Diabetes in Hospice Care

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Hypoglycemia occurs in 1 in 9 nursing home patients with type 2 diabetes, while 1 in 20 experience severe hypoglycemia. Although current guidelines emphasize that hypoglycemia should be avoided in people in hospice care with diabetes, hypoglycemia occurs in 1 in 9 nursing home patients with type 2 diabetes, and 1 in 20 experience severe hypoglycemia, according to an article published in JAMA Internal Medicine.

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