Diabetes is the most common disorder of the endrocrine (homrone) system.
1.6 million new cases of diabetes are diagnosed in people aged 20 years and older each year.
Diabetes is a chronic disease marked by high levels of sugar in the blood. With the proper medical treatment, most people suffering from both Type I and Type II diabetes are able to manage the disease. If you are suffering from diabetes, talk with your doctor or nurse practitioner about the following:
How to quit smoking
How to control blood pressure
How to control cholesterol
How to eat healthy
Getting the following tests: A1C, foot care, eye exams, and heart and blood vessel exams