ABDIMAS: Jurnal Pengabdian Masyarakat
Vol. 5 No. 1 (2022): ABDIMAS UMTAS: Jurnal Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat

Health Education Related Nutrition Pattern to Increase Quality of Life of Type 2 DM Patients

Jaka Pradika (Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak)
Kharisma Pratama (Lecturers of Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak, Indonesia)
Cau Kim Jiu (Lectures of Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak)
Wuriani Wuriani (Lectures of Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak)
Usman Usman (Lectures of Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak)
Yenni Lukita (Lectures of Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak)
Syahid Amrullah (Lectures of Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Keperawatan Muhammadiyah Pontianak)



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Publish Date
30 Apr 2022

Abstract

Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a non-communicable disease whose prevalence is increasing every year in the world, including in Indonesia. DM patients are very susceptible to ulcers caused by uncontrolled blood sugar due to the wrong diet. The low level of knowledge related to eating patterns is a problem that must be addressed so that the incidence can be suppressed. In this case, education is needed to increase the understanding of patients and families in terms of eating patterns. The right diet or eating pattern will certainly be one aspect in improving the quality of life of type 2 DM patients. The purpose of this activity is to increase knowledge, especially in the right diet in type 2 DM patients, it is hoped that it can improve the quality of life of type 2 DM patients by controlling blood sugar due to a good diet. The method used is to provide counseling with lecture, discussion and question and answer methods. The targets of this community service program are patients suffering from type 2 DM and their families in Sungai Ambangah village, Kubu Raya district. The results of this activity indicate that the effectiveness of counseling has an effect on increasing knowledge of type 2 DM patients and their families. This can be seen from the evaluation results that people with type 2 DM and their families understand the right diet for people with DM.

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ABDIMAS merupakan jurnal yang diterbitkan oleh Lembaga Penelitian dan Pengabdian Masyarakat Universitas Muhammadiyah Tasikmalaya. Jurnal ABDIMAS mewadahi publikasi hasil kegiatan Pengabdian Masyarakat yang dilaksanakan oleh Dosen-Dosen sebagai bentuk manifestasi Tri Darma Perguruan Tinggi. Jurnal ...