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Basic Skills for Living with Diabetes
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Diabetes: Sorting fact from fictionDiabetes is a serious illness. To help contain this leading cause of disability and death, it’s important to separate fact from fiction.
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First published: 12/01/2006
Last updated: 10/25/2011
Reviewed by: Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts