affects an estimated 21 million people nationwide. It is a chronic
disease characterized by high blood sugar caused when the body is unable
to produce or properly use the hormone insulin, which is needed to
convert sugars, starches, and other foods into energy.
St.Vincent Mercy can help you balance your diabetes care and your lifestyle needs.
Understanding all you can about diabetes is the key to gaining control
and feeling better. Let our team help you learn about self-management of
diabetes. We can help you live an active, healthy lifestyle.