Diabetes is rising at an epidemic rate in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 30 million Americans have diabetes and face adverse results and nearly 2,071,909 people in New York struggle with diabetes. And yet so often, you may feel like you are the only one. When you understand how nutrition, exercise, and medication work together, many people with diabetes can manage their diabetes and reduce the risk of serious medical complications.
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Local Education and Support Groups
Effective diabetes management requires a team approach, starting with you as the most important member! Your Provider, Diabetes Care and Education Specialists and diabetes support groups can provide a variety of tools, education, and support to help you manage your diabetes. For more information about local education and support groups near you, use the below contacts
Arnot Health - Call (607) 737-8151
Jones Memorial Hospital - Call (585) 596-4025
St. James Hospital - Call (585) 335-4355
- American Diabetes Association
- Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
- Children with Diabetes
- Diabetes - CDC