What has to end is having this kind of crap be repeated endlessly by a medical press that never checks out a word in the press releases sent by people with agendas. .
Most of the "cost" of diabetes is the cost of paying for treatment for end stage kidney disease and amputations that could be completely prevented if poor people in this country had access to health care.
But the people who want to cut spending love to blame people with diabetes for being so expensive, instead of facing the fact that they ARE expensive because they get no care or poor care until they are 30 years in.
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading