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I’ve run out of clever ways of telling my son that his diagnosis makes him bionic man.
Before the Affordable Care Act, many patients had to ration insulin and spend time in the ER.
Doctors, hospitals, nurses, the March of Dimes -- they're all opposed to the American Health Care Act.
Experts say stress levels among Black men are related to social conditions imposed upon them by the country.
What you eat can make a big difference in how much diabetes impacts you in the short term and over the long run.
In high school, I didn't inform my basketball coach that I have diabetes and begged my mom to not tell him. I've hid my diabetes from employers because I was afraid they would not hire me. Countless times I've flat out lied to people.
Social determinants of health (SDOH), as identified by the CDC, are conditions in the places where people live, learn, work, and play that affect a wide range of health risks and outcomes.
Recently, U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Sylvia M. Burwell announced significant cost-savings from the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP), and groundbreaking steps HHS will likely soon take to extend the program to Medicare beneficiaries at risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
We don't get a paycheck. I don't think we as diabetics give ourselves half of the credit that we should. Some days you're
John was a godsend. A wake-up call, shall you say. This is what could happen if I don't take care of myself.
The conundrum faced by NIDDK and the DPP investigators following the demonstration of the powerful diabetes prevention effect of the intensive lifestyle intervention was how to translate this finding cost-effectively in a "real world' setting.
“You won’t ever make it go away, but you can make it better,” Jones said.
I believe that the confusion exists because of the stereotypes and assumptions about what Type 1 diabetes and Type 2 diabetes look like and how they present to the medical community and society at large.
With many states opting not to expand the qualification standards for Medicaid, millions were left with no solutions, caught in what's being called the "coverage gap."
Asian Americans officially have more reason to be extra-vigilant about their weight when it comes to diabetes risk. Asian
Keep blazing, my friend, I have been thinking of late, keep blazing in your blue and white finery, in your crisp Southern creases, and always, we say to you dear Peter, keep us each for ever in your golden, gorgeous beam.
These websites and resources have helped me stay informed, do the work I do, and keep learning to improve my care. They have also supported me and lifted my spirits on more than one occasion.