Debunking Diabetes Myths:
Separating Fact from Fiction
Diabetes affects a lot of people. For most plans, it is one of the highest costing conditions, especially with the increased utilization of GLP-1 medications. Learn about some myths associated with diabetes management and how you can develop plan strategies to provide better diabetes and medication management.
Four Common Myths Associated with Diabetes
"I’m overweight, so I’m going to get diabetes."
Discover the truth about the relationship between weight and diabetes risk and learn practical strategies for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
"I have to completely change my diet to control my A1c."
Explore the real impact of diet on managing A1c and learn valuable tips patients can take for making sustainable, effective dietary choices.
"I’ll keep getting new medications added to manage my diabetes."
Gain insights into medication management for diabetes and discover strategies for achieving stability and balance in your plan.
"I’m going to be on medications for the rest of my life."
Uncover the nuances of diabetes medications and understand when they are truly necessary, as well as how to potentially reduce reliance on them.