The Elderly and Diabetes: Everything You Need to Know

Jeff Sheldon

The Diabetes Council provides a useful guide for the elderly with diabetes. A recent article explores many different guidelines and recommendations, along with nutritional, activity, pharmaceutical, and financial and estate planning considerations.

According to the American Diabetes Association, as we get older, our chances of getting Type 2 diabetes increases. They claim that one in four Americans over the age of … Read Article 

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  1. Very comprehensive article. Unfortunately more and more people will be dealing with this. For many type 2 diabetics, pills and exercise can help. Once they have to resort to insulin they’ll have to deal with the explosive cost of that. Only 3 manufactures, increasing price exponentially (in lockstep) each year.

    • Disconcerting, but not surprising, that the drug manufacturers squeeze everything they can out of their captive customer base.

      Thanks for stopping by and sharing your thoughts, my friend.

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