Diabetes is a serious disease that can not be cured, it is important that you learn as much as you can about the disease and work with your diabetes management team to control the disease and get the support you need to stay strong.
You can live a full and active life with diabetes, but you must be motivated and willing to handle it diligently and correctly. Failure to control your diabetes can lead to complications related to the disease, such as problems in the eyes, kidneys or nerves, or heart attacks, strokes and amputations. These complications are permanent and irreversible, but with proper management of diabetes, you may be able to limit these complications or prevent them altogether. The following video offers important points about insulin, diet and exercise and life management.
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