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Living with Diabetes

Millions of people today have diabetes or take care of someone with the disease. It is possible to lead a full and active life with diabetes when the disease is properly managed. Your diabetes care team – including your doctor, nurse, diabetes educator and dietician – can help develop a personalized diabetes care plan.

There are three factors that can make it easier to take charge of your health and cope with a chronic disease like diabetes.

  • Knowledge – Try to learn more about diabetes and find out how the disease can be managed.
  • Skill – Make the best use of your new knowledge through the development of good coping and self-care skills.
  • Support – Surround yourself with people who will help you cope with the challenges of diabetes