November is National Diabetes Awareness Month
Date posted: November 6, 2018
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Diabetes is a disease in which blood sugar (glucose) levels in your body are too high. Diabetes can cause serious health problems, including heart attack or stroke, blindness, problems during pregnancy, and kidney failure. About 15 million women in the United States have diabetes, or about 1 in every 9 adult women.
Click on the link below to find out the different types of diabetes, who can get diabetes, how it affects women differently than men and much more.