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Diabetes Hand Disorders?

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We hear all the time about the increased risk of foot disorders that comes with diabetes. But hands can also experience stiffening, neuropathy, and pain. Learn more about these complications.

Tough Mudder Tracy Clare

Too Old For Type 1

My son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was 11. As a mom, it was difficult to watch him go through all the training...

Fast-forward to 2010. I was 47, just retired from the Air Force Reserves, and proud I'd stopped smoking. But I was losing weight, & using the bathroom all the time. I could barely move, I was SO tired.

I finally went in for my physical...

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Send a Child with Diabetes to Camp

Camps for children with diabetes provide an excellent opportunity for a child to meet and share experiences with other children who have the disease. Offering swimming, canoeing, horseback riding, and other camp activities, Camp Midicha stands out as a special place where all of the campers, ages 8 to 16, have diabetes. In addition to providing a wide range of traditional camp activities, Camp Midicha offers fun, interactive medical sessions every day to teach campers about all aspects of successful diabetes management.

You can help. Just $25.00 helps cover the cost of a day at camp.

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