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Diabetes & Older Adults

Hey Y’all, More diabetes information for you…From the American Diabetes Association Diabetes disproportionately affects older adults. Approximately 25% of Americans over the age of 60 years have diabetes, and aging of the U.S. population is widely acknowledged as one of the drivers of the diabetes epidemic. Although the burden of diabetes is often described in […]

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World Diabetes Day November 14, 2012

Hey Folks, I’m all about bringing light to awareness’ that effect me and the ones I love. Type 2 Diabetes is one of them. Sugar Diabetes as most African American people call it, runs in my family on my Mom’s side.  I remember my favorite Aunt injecting insulin into the fatty tissue of her tummy every morning.  From […]