It’s Defeat Diabetes Month. 9.4% of Americans have diabetes, and 1 in 4 of them don’t even know they have it.
Diabetes affects 1 in 4 people over 65 years old. Managing your diabetes is even more important as you age.
The most common types of diabetes are type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes.
If you have diabetes, monitoring your blood sugar, exercise, and diet change can all help you manage your disease long-term.
These resources are packed with lifestyle tips that can help you make smart day-to-day choices when you have diabetes.
Diabetes can lead to more health problems, like heart disease, stroke, nerve damage, and more.
Curious about the history of diabetes? Learn more about how humans have made sense of it through the years.