What Does My Family Need to Know About My Diabetes Treatment?

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They need to be supportive, that's a big part of taking care of your diabetes it does become a family disease. If you need to change your lifestyle, they need to be supportive of that, they don't necessarily have to change but many times, diabetes is a genetic disorder, it's hereditary so your children are at risk and if they don't change their lifestyle if they have habits that maybe aren't optimal or they would be at risk as well, so it would be beneficial for the families to maybe adopt some of the recommendations that are made.