Sinclair Cares presented by Holston Medical Group: Control diabetes with the right plan
KINGSPORT, Tenn.-- —
News 5 is working in partnership with our parent company, Sinclair Broadcast Group, to keep you informed about important health matters.
November is national diabetes month and according to the American Diabetes Association, the number of diagnosed diabetes cases in the country has increased by 382 percent from 1988 through 2014.
Today more than 1 million Americans have Type 1 diabetes while more than 85 percent of those with Type 2 diabetes are overweight or obese.
However, with treatment that can change.
In this Sinclair Cares, Ellie Romano found how treatment and the will to improve one's health can make all the difference.