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Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

Diabetes Awareness Month

Each November, Americans observe Diabetes Awareness Month and people around the globe honor World Diabetes Day on Nov. 14th. But anyone who lives with diabetes or cares for someone who does, knows that this is a 24/7/365 disease that doesn’t go away once the month draws to a close.

Whether you have prediabetes, are newly diagnosed with type 1 or type 2, or have lived with diabetes for many years, we have rounded up a selection of patient condition guides, treatment advice, expert tips and diabetes-friendly recipes to help support you on this journey.
Prediabetes
Prediabetes
Prediabetes is a "pre-diagnosis" of diabetes—you can think of it as a warning sign.
Normal Regulation of Blood Glucose
Normal Regulation of Blood Glucose
The human body wants blood glucose (blood sugar) maintained in a very narrow range.
Diagnosing Diabetes
Diagnosing Diabetes
In diagnosing diabetes, physicians primarily depend upon the results of specific glucose tests. However, test results are just part of the information that goes into the diagnosis of type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes-related Foot and Ankle Problems
expert Q&A
Diabetes-related Foot and Ankle Problems
EndocrineWeb spoke with Dr. Nere Onosode about diabetes-related foot and ankle problems. Dr. Onosode is a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine and board-qualified by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery. Here, he answers the many questions of interest to people with diabetes.
Treatment of Diabetes: The Diabetic Diet
Treatment of Diabetes: The Diabetic Diet
There are several aspects in the treatment of diabetes, each one with a very important role.
Hypoglycemia Overview
Hypoglycemia Overview
Learn what happens when your blood glucose level drops too low.
Easy Diabetic Recipes
Easy Diabetic Recipes
5 delicious diabetic recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and even dessert!
Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies
Patient Guide to Managing Your Child's Type 1 Diabetes
This Patient Guide is designed especially for parents of children with type 1 diabetes. Here, you'll learn about some of the most important aspects of managing your child's condition.
Hypoglycemia in Children with Type 1 Diabetes
Hypoglycemia in Children with Type 1 Diabetes
Hypoglycemia, or low blood glucose (blood sugar), is a common complication that can occur with diabetes.
Type 2 Diabetes: Key Facts
Type 2 Diabetes: Key Facts
What is type 2 diabetes?

 

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