Medications and insulin aren't the only way to treat your diabetes. Alternative treatments can improve your lifestyle. Changing your diet and exercising are major steps to preventing complications and managing your diabetes.
If you have type 2 diabetes, you can manage it well without any drugs -- without any oral medications and without insulin. If you have type 1 diabetes, you will always have to take insulin injections, but you can likely use less than you do now. To manage diabetes well means keeping your blood sugar level down in the same range as that of…