~Every 23 seconds, someone is diagnosed with Diabetes~ Approximately 1 out of every 11 Americans lives with diabetes. The seventh leading cause of death in the United States, diabetes is a serious condition that can lead to critical health issues such as heart disease, blindness, and kidney failure, and can sometimes require amputations of lower limbs. During National Diabetes Month, we recognize the impact diabetes has on people's lives, and we rededicate our talents, skills, and knowledge…
National Diabetes Month: Balancing your Fiber and Carbohydrates
The start of November marks the beginning of National Diabetes Month. In order to spread awareness and information on how to prevent, maintain and adapt to a life with diabetes, we will be publishing .
November is National #DiabetesMonth! Diabetes is the leading cause of #kidney failure, causing over 40% of all cases. This November, help us spread awareness about the importance of preventing and managing #diabetes to avoid future health complications. www.nkfm.org/help-information/diabetes/national-diabetes-month
When type 1 journalist Jim Hirsch came out with his book about the business and life-challenges of diabetes, Cheating Destiny, I called it the book I wish I wrote; it moved and entertained me, and it felt like the first-ever book about diabetes that people without the disease could ever truly enjoy reading.