Type 2 Diabetes

How the Costs of Type 2 Diabetes Add Up

Blood glucose test strips alone can cost a dollar each

How Your Family May Sabotage Your Efforts to Manage Diabetes

You may need to cope with family members who are less than supportive

How to Learn to Live With Type 2 Diabetes

You'll need to cope with health costs, the office party, and family members who may be less than supportive.

How to Navigate Air Travel if You Have Type 2 Diabetes

Select glucose meters and medication-delivery systems that are air-travel-friendly.

Diabetes and Medicare: One Patient's Story

Medicare helps, but he still pays $300 a month for medication and supplies

How to Connect With Other People With Type 2 Diabetes

You can meet people in your local community or online

I Got Over My Shame and Got My Weight, Diabetes, and Life Under Control

Carole, 48, felt like her life was a "roller coaster" of medications, weight gain, and shame

Diabetes Plus Stress Can Equal High Blood Sugar

You may need more insulin or other medications to control blood sugar when you are under stress