A Day in the Life of Diabetes: Type II

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by Whitney LB Miller

An estimated 13-percent of Alaskans are living with diabetes and of that number,  Nearly 52-thousand are diagnosed with type 2.

That number is growing the Center for Disease Control estimates that by the year 2050 nearly 1 in 3 Americans could have the disease.

Melonee Long was recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. Finding out meant she was in for some lifestyle changes.

Learn more about diabetes and how to be in control. Visit diabetes.org your local American Diabetes Association

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Michelle Cassano said on Thursday, Nov 15 at 3:43 PM

November is American Diabetes Month learn more about diabetes and how to be in control. visit diabetes.org your local American Diabetes Association office 272-1424 or statewide 888-diabetes

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