Healthy Living with Diabetes

If you have diabetes, you're not alone. Almost 26 million people in the United States are living with the disease. That's more than 8 percent of the population. Another 79 million are at high risk for developing it. Diabetes is a serious condition. It can lead to big health problems when it isn't well managed. But when you take charge, you can help yourself live a much healthier life.

Understanding Diabetes

Learn when the condition is diagnosed, how insulin affects blood sugar levels, and the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

Monitoring Your Progress

Regularly checking your health’s progress against Diabetes is simple and easy with our MyDiabetesPath Experience page.

Medical Management

Blood Sugar Monitoring

Understand the importance of monitoring blood sugar, how to reduce the risk of long-term complications, and the types of medications used for managing diabetes.

Lifestyle Management

Get information on healthy lifestyle choices that help control diabetes: healthy eating, exercise and weight control, stress management, and more.

Diabetes Resources

Find out where else you can go for support in managing diabetes, both online and in your local community.