The incidence of diabetes is on the rise in the United States, and an even more alarming trend is the increase in prediabetes. This condition, which can lead to type 2 diabetes, now affects 96 million people, equivalent to one in three Americans.
To discuss new technologies that are making it easier for individuals to manage diabetes and improve their daily lives, Dr. Francine Kaufman, a former president of the American Diabetes Association, recently joined Andrew Douglas at the digital desk of Action News 5. During the interview, Dr. Kaufman shared insights into how these new technologies can benefit those living with diabetes.
She emphasized the importance of advancements in managing the condition and how they can positively impact the lives of those affected. Viewers can watch the full interview in the video player provided above to learn more about this topic and stay updated on the latest advancements in diabetes management. Additionally, individuals can sign up for Action News 5’s newsletter to receive updates on this topic and others related to health and wellness.
With the growing prevalence of diabetes and prediabetes, it is crucial to continue these efforts to support individuals affected by these conditions through new technologies and advancements in managing them effectively.