A diabetes diagnosis can be incredibly confusing. Whether you’re newly diagnosed, have had diabetes for a long time, or have a friend or family member who has diabetes, there are most likely aspects that remain a mystery.
The fact is: it’s complicated.
But we’re here to help. We want to make sure you feel comfortable and confident in your understanding of diabetes management. We also want to offer you helpful tips in preventing future complications. But all of that begins with making sure you fully comprehend what diabetes is.
What’s the difference between types? What causes diabetes? How does a person get diagnosed? What in the world is diabetic ketoacidosis? These are all questions we want to make sure you know the answer to.
The video below sets out to answer those questions in a thorough, yet easy to understand way. Take a look!
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L.D. and her eleven-year-old lab, Eleanor Rigby Fitzgerald, moved from Seattle to Grand Rapids earlier this year, and are currently enjoying exploring their new city! She likes books, music, movies, running, and being outdoors as much as possible.