Finding Diabetes Support

Finding Diabetes Support

JIM: My feeling at the time was I hope I’m going to live, because I really didn’t know anything about diabetes. JENNIFER: I didn’t believe it. I was scared. I didn’t know what to do. I didn’t know what to…

Diabetes in America: A Go-To Resource on Diabetes and its Complications

Diabetes in America: A Go-To Resource on Diabetes and its Complications

Diabetes in America was written to serve as the go-to book for everything you ever wanted to know about diabetes, but were afraid to ask. It’s sort of the Wikipedia of diabetes. It is very, very comprehensive. It is data…

Get Real – NDEP Diabetes PSA

Get Real – NDEP Diabetes PSA

You don’t have to knock yourself out to prevent diabetes. Get real! If you have a family history of diabetes, are over 45 and overweight, you can prevent diabetes. Lose 5-7% of your body weight, get 30 minutes of physical…

Future Generations – NDEP Diabetes PSA

Future Generations – NDEP Diabetes PSA

The future of our people is threatened by diabetes. But we can fight it by controlling our blood sugar. I choose healthy foods. I exercise every day and keep my blood sugar close to normal. I always take my medication.…

Hyperglycemia and Diabetes

Hyperglycemia and Diabetes

On-screen: Hyperglycemia (high blood sugar) and Diabetes On-screen: What does it feel like when your blood sugar is high? JIM: When my blood sugar is too high I get light-headed – and it’s strange, I’m not talking about being dizzy…

Coping with Diabetes

Coping with Diabetes

KIM: It’s affected my life in every way. It’s not a separate entity, I am a diabetic and I’ve learned to live with it. ANDRE: I have to take my medicine, exercise daily, and watch what I eat on a…

Heart Disease and Diabetes

Heart Disease and Diabetes

On-screen: Heart Disease and Diabetes On-screen: Heart disease is the number one killer of people with diabetes. On-screen: Were you aware of that? JIM: I did not know that heart disease was the number one killer of people with diabetes;…