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Kang: Current Status and Effects of Nutrition Education Programs for Diabetic Patients in Korea


Diabetes mellitus is a chronic disease that requires continuous self-management to prevent complications. Diet therapy is essential for the treatment of diabetes mellitus, and proper nutrition education should be provided to patients so that changes in eating habits and lifestyle can be induced. This review examines the current status and effects of nutrition education programs for diabetic patients in Korea.


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