Local, affordable help with diabetes

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Whether you’re newly diagnosed or have had diabetes for many years — or if you have a condition called prediabetes — help should be easy to find.

You’ll feel much better if you monitor your blood sugar and take your medicine. Managing diabetes on your own can be stressful, so here’s a list of links to local programs that will help you:

Most insurance companies cover diabetes education services; please contact your company for details. If you don’t have coverage, Salem Health and other organizations sometimes offer financial help and scholarships.

It’s worth it! Taking care of your diabetes will help keep you out of the hospital and could even save your life.