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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.
49%
I don't think learning early will hurt anything, but I don't think it guarantees anything either.
43%
I think it is unreasonable to expect such young children to understand and benefit from this type of early intervention.
4%
don't think it would make a difference.
2%
Total votes are 215
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by Brenda Bell
My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...