November is American Diabetes Month

Diabetes is a serious disease that can lead to potentially life-threatening complications such as heart disease, stroke and kidney disease.

  • 24 million children and adults in the United States live with diabetes
  • 57 million Americans are at risk for type 2 diabetes

This information is from the American Diabetes Association. They have more information on their web site. We also have books to help provide information. Here are some of the ones on display:

      Mayo Clinic: the Essential Diabetes Book

    Diabetic Goodie Book by Kathy Kochan 

   Cooking with the Diabetic Chef by Chris Smith

   American Diabetes Assocation Complete Guide to Diabetes

Many others can be checked out from your library.