Belonging to a support group or belonging to a diabetes organization can be a great addition to your diabetes care. There are several national organizations, as well as local groups, to choose from.
Type 2 diabetes was previously considered a disease of older adults often tied to genetics. However, over the last 30 years, concurrent with the increase in obesity, availability of fast food, and decreased recreational activity outdoors, Type 2 diabetes has been become more prevalent in children and adolescents. The American Academy of Pediatrics…