Simple Lifestyle Changes for Pre-Diabetics

Posted by on Nov 8, 2013 in

About 16 million Americans have type 2 diabetes, out of those 16 million people it’s estimated that 6.2 million are not aware they have diabetes or pre-diabetes. Pre-diabetes is a  condition that exists before type 2 diabetes develops, it means that your blood sugar level is higher than normal, but it is not high enough to be classified as type 2 diabetes. Symptoms of pre-diabetes include: Increased thirst Frequent urination Daily fatigue Blurred vision A person with...

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Diabetes Awareness Month

Posted by on Nov 4, 2013 in

Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Month and Ross Insurance is going to help raise awareness for our receptionist Barbara Nilsen who chose this as her community focus this month. Diabetes is a disease that affects nearly 26 million children and adults in the United States. Unfortunately, Barbara’s husband David is one of those people. Diabetes is a metabolic disease in which the body’s inability to produce any or enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood....

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