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November is National Diabetes Month

Diabetes Concerns Every Family November is National Diabetes Awareness month, and unfortunately diabetes has become an epidemic for Americans young and old. Fortunately, it is possible to prevent type 2 diabetes, even if you already have prediabetes. Prediabetes occurs when the cells in your body don’t respond normally to insulin. The purpose of insulin is to let blood sugar into your cells to be used as energy. When your body doesn’t respond normally, your pancreas makes more insulin, and eventually can’t keep up with production. This causes your blood sugar to rise and increase your risk of type 2 diabetes. Could you spot the warning signs? Are you or a loved one experience frequent urina

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that about 1 in 8 U.S. women will be diagnosed with breast cancer? Regular mammograms are the best tests doctors have to find breast cancer early, sometimes up to three years before it can be felt. When their breast cancer is found early, many women go on to live long and healthy lives. Women 40+: Know how your breasts normally look and feel. If you notice a change in the size or shape of your breast, feel pain in your breast, have nipple discharge other than breast milk (including blood), or other symptoms, talk to a doctor right away. Talk to your doctor if you have a higher risk. If you have a family history of breast or ovarian cancer or other risk factors, you should talk t

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