Diabetes

What We Do: DIABETES

Diabetes Mellitus – commonly known as sugar diabetes, or simply diabetes, this disease is characterized by elevated blood sugar and impairment in the body’s ability to use glucose as a fuel. Approximately 26 million Americans have diabetes and 79 million have pre-diabetes. The current diabetes epidemic predicts that by 2050, 1 in every 3 Americans will have diabetes. Because of the complications associated with this disease, 1 in 5 healthcare dollars is currently spent caring for patients with diabetes. Click here for educational articles about Diabetes.