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The difference a rescue dog could make in the life of a little boy with diabetes

What four-year-old wouldn’t want a dog? Liam Thomas is hoping to get one. A dog he can run and play and cuddle up with. A dog he can trust. With his life. You see, Liam has type 1 diabetes. Challenges of type 1 diabetes When you have type 1 diabetes, it means your pancreas no […]

Prediabetes: See It as an Opportunity

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If you’ve been diagnosed with┬áprediabetes, it means your blood sugar is higher than it should be, but not high enough to be considered diabetes. It’s not inevitable that you’ll eventually develop diabetes, but it increases your risk. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), about one-third of the adults in this country […]