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September is Child Obesity Awareness Month. Do you think educating children on nutrition and diabetes at a young age will lower their risk of developing type 2 diabetes later in life? 
Absolutely. The earlier people learn about the importance of healthy nutrition and lifestyle, the better.
 
I don't think learning early will hurt anything, but I don't think it guarantees anything either.
 
I think it is unreasonable to expect such young children to understand and benefit from this type of early intervention.
 
don't think it would make a difference.
 

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by Brenda Bell
Like many of us with non-insulin-dependent type 2 diabetes, my biggest diabetes expense is test strips. In theory, test strips are covered by my insurance — but not nearly enough of them, and not for a device small enough to fit in my pocket. This means that if I want to have the option of testing when I want, where I want — or in more doctor- and road-safety-compliant terms, when and where I need to test (there has to be some proportion of...