Healthy Body, Healthy Mind

Season 6 Episode 3

Diabetes: Understanding & Treating

Aired Unknown Jan 01, 2006 on Health Science Channel
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Diabetes: Understanding & Treating
Part of the award winning public television series Healthy Body/Healthy Mind. Diabetes is a progressive and currently incurable condition that can strike at any age. According to the Centers for Disease and Control, there are nearly 21 million people in the United States who have diabetes. And due to the obesity epidemic, more children are developing the disease. Early diagnosis and treatment is crucial. If blood glucose levels are not carefully controlled, the disease may lead to serious health problems. The message to remember: Most diabetes-related complications can be prevented if individuals successfully manage their disease.moreless

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