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By Riva Greenberg

Patient-expert Riva Greenberg's booklet is an important advisor for the greater than 24 million americans with diabetes and the greater than fifty seven million with prediabetes. 50 Diabetes Myths which could destroy Your Life places the “power of fact” at once into sufferers' arms, dispelling the 50 most typical myths that have a tendency to rule their lives, akin to: “You must be fats to get diabetes,” “Eating too many goodies explanations diabetes,” “Insulin photographs are painful,” and “Type 2 diabetes isn't as severe as style 1.” With concepts from best specialists and fascinating sufferer tales, 50 Diabetes Myths which could spoil Your Life explains the the most important details each person coping with this persistent sickness must be aware of to stay an extended, fit existence with diabetes.

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In the end, all you need to know is that diabetes is serious, whether you have type 1 or type 2, and that managing it responsibly is the best protection against it becoming more serious. MYTH #5 I’ve just been diagnosed; I can’t have complications yet! TRUTH: Actually you can. More than 25 percent of all newly diagnosed type 2 patients have complications, as do some patients with type 1 diabetes. At the time of diagnosis, as many as 25 percent of patients with type 2 diabetes have diabetic complications, including nerve damage, retinal (eye) changes, heart disease, and early signs of kidney damage.

Within five or six years Barry’s doctor put him on one oral medication, a few years later he added a second, and, approaching fifty, Barry started taking insulin before 17 18 — 50 Diabetes Myths That Can Ruin Your Life Tip to Make You Tops LuAnn got type 1 diabetes when she was just twenty-two months old. Doctors told LuAnn’s parents that she would be lucky to live to the age of eighteen. LuAnn is fifty-eight years old today. “From the time I was old enough to understand, doctors have preached to me that complications arise from poorly controlled diabetes and the importance of taking good care of myself,” said LuAnn.

The emotional toll of diabetes affects people with both type 1 and type 2 Another issue that doesn’t discriminate between type 1 and type 2 diabetes is the emotional burden—the hardship of unending management tasks and the frustration, worry, anger, burnout, and depression that afflict many people with diabetes. Diabetes demands an enormous amount of attention, continual work, and resilience, even when your results don’t seem commensurate with your efforts. People with both type 1 and type 2 diabetes are also at higher risk for depression than the general population, two to three times higher, clinical psychologist Susan Guzman says.

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