Managing your type 2 diabetes isn’t an easy job. You need to monitor your blood sugar levels, blood pressure, and cholesterol. Eat right. Exercise regularly. And take your medicine as prescribed. Add that to your work and home responsibilities—and you pretty much have your hands full. But you don’t have to deal with your type 2 diabetes alone.
Your doctor, family, and friends are a great source of support. Use the information in this section to learn how to build a support network.