From questions to ask your doctor to who should be included on your health care team, there’s a lot that goes into thriving after a type 2 diagnosis. Fortunately, these videos are designed to get you feeling confident about taking an active role in your health.
A Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis: Nothing to be Ashamed Of
Angela Bassett’s Message to the Black Community About Type 2 Diabetes
Angela Bassett: Good Health is Everything
Angela Bassett: Honoring My Mother’s Legacy
Angela Bassett Opens Up About Losing Her Mom To Type 2 Diabetes
The Importance of Kidney Tests in Type 2 Diabetes Management
Why Denial Can Make Type 2 Diabetes Worse
Claiming a Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis
Be Your Own Health Hero
Millions of people with diabetes are living healthy lives—and you can too. Learn the four most important questions to ask your doctor in this quick video designed to help you stay one step ahead of type 2 diabetes.
Master Your Medications
Aimed at helping people living with type 2 diabetes understand their medication regimen, this quick video can help you understand how to take your medications properly, manage your blood glucose levels and reduce your risk of heart disease and stroke.
Grow Stronger with Support
Living with type 2 diabetes puts you at a higher risk for heart disease and stroke, but knowing what steps to take may reduce your risk. Watch this short video to learn how you can build a solid system of accountability and support to join you in your fight against diabetes.
Should I Get a Flu Shot?
For people with chronic health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, and lung diseases, a flu shot can help mitigate the risks associated with contracting the flu virus. Learn how you can reduce your risk of hospitalization and more in this quick video.