Julie had a history of diabetes in her family, and although her doctor had been warning her of the risks, she was still caught off-guard when she was diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes at age 43.
Formerly known as adult onset diabetes, Type 2 diabetes normally runs in families. However, many who are diagnosed have no family history of the disease. It can also be caused by a person's lifestyle.
When she came to me, Julie had a lot of fear, in part because she didn't understand what the diagnosis meant for her diet and her future. I helped her separate the myths from the facts....Read More