Don’t Wait to Be Labeled a Diabetic

Don’t Wait to Be Labeled a Diabetic

When discussing diabetes with non-medical professionals, it often strikes me how many people have misconceptions about disease, its onset and its symptoms and treatments.  Last May, I was honored (and got to Kiss a Pig!) at the annual American Diabetes Association fund raising gala. The purpose of the contest, in addition to raising funds for the ADA's mission, is to raise awareness of diabetes and prediabetes,

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Did you know that April is "Stress Awareness Month"?

Did you know that April is "Stress Awareness Month"?

April is National Stress Awareness month.  Who needs a month to remind us of stress?  I won’t go into my sources of stress, but I have them.  And I’m sure you have yours. What is it about stress that prompts a thorough doctor to ask patients with all manner of symptoms, “How about stress in your life?”  

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