November is National Diabetes Awareness month!
Whether you or a loved one has been diagnosed with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, no doubt the circumstances can be difficult, Whether it is exercising. dieting, or keeping up with medication, it can be stressful for everyone. But don't lose heart, this November is Diabetes Awareness month and there are plenty of resources that can be used to help you keep your diabetes in check,
The American Diabetes Challenge, hosted by Merck and the American Diabetes Association, is pushing to help those with diabetes work alongside their doctors and caregivers to find what is best for them to keep their diabetes under control. Within the program, there are many different tips to help those with the disease and those helping them cope with it. Some of these include how to eat healthy, stick to a treatment plan, and how to help and be helped by those alongside you. It also includes many pamphlets and info-graphics to help show the difference in Hypoglycemia (Low Blood-Sugar) or Hyperglycemia (High Blood-Sugar) and what the difference can mean for your treatment plan.