Quality Patient Care in Wilmington
Coastal Family Practice and Internal Medicine specializes in treating diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, and obesity. If you are suffering from these conditions, we can help you regain control of your life.
The most common forms of diabetes are type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Both forms compromise your body's ability to use insulin to regulate blood sugar. Proper treatment and regularly monitoring blood sugar levels can make a real impact on the effect of the disease.
Heart disease is an increasingly large problem in the United States and can take many forms. Identifying risk factors, making lifestyle change, and, in some cases, medications can reduce the risk of developing heart disease or limit the effects of existing heart disease.
High Blood Pressure
High blood pressure, or hypertension, can contribute to heart disease or kidney disease. Identifying the problem is the first step to addressing this dangerous condition.
When body fat reaches excessive levels, you increase your chances of developing all of the above conditions. Developing a plan with a medical professional can help you to lose weight and enjoy improved health and a more active lifestyle.