Diabetes--Knowledge is Power
by a Type 2 written for © 2011 NotUrBizz.com
A diagnosis of diabetes can be scary and overwhelming. One of the best ways to cope is to learn everything about this disease. We live in an information age where information is right at our fingertips so upping our diabetes knowledge is a simple thing.
Below are websites to help you on your way to knowledge:
Blogs, expert advice columns, recipe finder, forums, and videos. There are wonderful videos from cooking videos, history of diabetes, humor and more. A wealth of information and fantastic recipes especially the cooking videos.
Diabetes Mine (diabetesmine.com)
Amy Tenderich's blog has a weath of diabestes information and guest postings.
David Mendosa's Diabetes Directory
David Mendos'a website provides links and descriptions of the more than 500 articles, columns, and web pages that he as written about diabetes.
Tudiabetes social networt (blogs and forum)
A support group of people with tons of information and support to share.
A site in Spanish also.
Diabetes can affect many major organs in your body.
Easily understood medical information and news.
Up to date news and medical information.
The Heart of Diabetes
American Heart Association.
The number 1 killer of type 2 diabetics is heart disease and stroke.
Informative articles, tools, and resources.
Once you start poking around these websites you will find tons of diabetes information that will help increase your personal diabetes knowledge. You will find support and help from many people and realize you are not alone, that there are places to find information and to ask people about something you don't know or that you are experiencing that is scary. You will also meet many people you can help with the knowledge you gain.
Visit my hubpage on my journey of learning about diabetes and living with diabetes.