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Demystifying Diabetes: 2024 Virtual Series

Posted on 05/06/24 by Careena Eggleston


What is pre-diabetes and how do you know if you are at risk? What is the impact that diabetes can have on your body? What are strategies for managing diabetes?

If you are asking yourself these questions, join AARP Michigan as we demystify diabetes with this informative and illuminating series.


Session I - Prediabetes… Turn it Around!
What is prediabetes and how do you know if you are at risk? The first session of our Demystifying Diabetes series explored how to reverse prediabetes and prevent the onset of diabetes through diet, exercise and other lifestyle choices. What you should discuss with your doctor?

Watch Session I, available on-demand with this link.
Click here to view the information and resources shared during this session. 
Originally aired on April 11, 2024.

Session II - Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis: Now What?
Discover the impact that diabetes can have on your body from head to toe, including brain health, and learn strategies for how to live well through disease management and establishing care goals.

Watch Session II on-demand by clicking here.
Information and resources shared during this session are available with this link.
Originally aired on April 18, 2024.

Session III - The Basics of Managing Diabetes
The foods you eat have an incredible impact on how diabetes affects your body. Learn strategies to eat smarter to keep the ravages of the disease away.

Session III is now available on-demand with this link.
Resources shared during this session may be accessed here
Originally aired on April 25, 2024



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