November is Diabetes Awareness Month

  • By John Solomon
  • 06 Nov, 2015

Diabetes linked to leading cause of death in America.

According to an article from healthfinder.gov, Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. It can cause blindness, nerve damage, kidney disease, and other health problems if it’s not controlled.  One in 11 Americans have diabetes — that’s more than 29 million people. And another 86 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Read the entire article here .

North Smithfield Urgent Care Blog

By John Solomon 06 Nov, 2015
According to an article from healthfinder.gov, Diabetes is one of the leading causes of disability and death in the United States. It can cause blindness, nerve damage, kidney disease, and other health problems if it’s not controlled.  One in 11 Americans have diabetes — that’s more than 29 million people. And another 86 million adults in the United States are at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Read the entire article here .
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