- More than 34 million people in the United States have diabetes. 1 in 5 of them don’t even know they have it

 

- Diabetes is the 7th  leading cause of death in the United States and it would be higher if not for so many unreported cases 

90-95% of all diagnosed diabetes is Type 2 and Type 1 diabetes accounts for 5-10% 

 

- Type 2 diabetes is preventable 

 

- Diabetes makes you more likely to experience foot related complications 

 

- Diabetes can be managed well

 

- Knowing your risk level can help prevent diabetes 

 

- People with diabetes can enjoy sweets, in moderation and with planning

 

- Diabetes can cause a lot of emotions, make sure to prioritize mental health 

 

- It can take time to adjust to diabetes, but you will get there!

Denise Bonnin, D.P.M.
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Dr. Denise Bonnin is an amazing foot and ankle doctor. She loves to treat children, seniors, and athletes!
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