Doctors relax diabetes goals
New guidelines add some slack to long-term blood sugar targets—but diabetes is still a widespread problem in the U.S.
More than 29 million Americans had diabetes in 2012. About 208,000 of those are under age 20 (Type 1). Another 86 million Americans are considered “prediabetic.” We’re tracking what’s new and what you can do to prevent—or conquer—the challenges of living with diabetes.