BREAK THE CYCLE
Living with Diabetes is constantly on going, 24 hours 7 days a week.", "life revolves around digital readings of a glucometer"
There are an estimated 3.4 million people currently diagnosed with diabetes in Canada. That number is porojected to increase to 5 million by 2025. Diabetes is a chronic disease that can have detrimental impact on the body if not controlled.
There are many other symptoms associated with diabetes many of which are not known or recognized until later on such as "diabetic burnout"(mental depression), neuropathy (damage of the nerves), vascular disease (disease of arteries), and nephropathy (disease of the kidneys) to name a few . Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to many debilitating effects.
“I am constantly running high. I'm testing every two hours day and night. I constantly feel unwell .”