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What does my family need to know about my diabetes treatment?

Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD
Endocrinology Diabetes & Metabolism
Diabetes is often called a "family" disease. In this video, Scripps Health endocrinologist Athena Philis-Tsimikas, MD, explains why it's important for family members to be involved, for both the diabetes patient and for themselves.

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