Make A Difference
Ten Ways YOU Can Get Involved
in Diabetes Awareness Month
"Diabetes awareness" is a daily state of mind for the almost 24 million Americans living with the disease. But each November, the rest of the country takes notice as diabetes dominates news headlines during Diabetes Awareness Month. Want to do your part in spreading the word and improve your own diabetes health in the process? Read on for ten ways to make a difference in diabetes awareness this month.
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I am body dysmorphic. Since my teens, I have had what has been diagnosed as a distorted view of my weight, shape, and size. It is challenging, and it really does make living with diabetes even more difficult. For three days, in spite of no changes in a regimented eating and exercise routine, I have felt gigantic. I can barely look in the mirror because I don't like what I see. I feel as if I have tons of fat beneath my skin, just pulsing against the pores. I feel like...