Diabetes Prevention

Walk to Stop Diabetes
Sharing my story at the annual Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes event in Tulsa.

Take the RISK TEST!  http://www.diabetes.org/are-you-at-risk/diabetes-risk-test/

Diabetes is the fastest growing disease in America today.  Over 428,900 Oklahomans have diabetes, including 123,500 who are undiagnosed.  Complications associated with diabetes include heart

Interview with Blake and Lou at Lakes Country 102.1 to promote Living with Diabetes.
Interview with Blake and Lou at Lakes Country 102.1 to promote Living with Diabetes.

disease, stroke, kidney disease, neuropathy, high blood pressure, blindness, and amputation.  The costs of diabetes are both physical and monetary.  (www.diabetes.org)

My goal is to “Stop Diabetes” and other associated conditions by using nutrition as a preventative habit.  Visit the links below to answer your questions about prevention and care for diabetes:

All about prevention:  http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/prevention/?loc=DropDownDB-prevention

5% of diabetics have type 1 diabetes or juvenile diabetes:  http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/type-1/?loc=DropDownDB-type1

Type 2 diabetes:  http://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/type-2/?loc=DropDownDB-type2

Stay healthy,

Tawnie Goodwin

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