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A1c and Your Diabetes: Are You Seeing the Big Picture?

Uncontrolled diabetes often doesn’t have symptoms, so the only sure way to know if your diabetes is in check is to measure the amount of sugar in your...

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Stay or Go? Here’s How to Know

The recent quarantines may have you wondering if you should put off preventive screenings and other tests you may be due for now.

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For Breaking News, Look to Your Feet!

“Reading” your feet can tell you a lot about your diabetes, including if your blood sugar is under control and whether you’re running into any potential...

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My Doctor Says It’s Prediabetes. What Now?

Consider yourself lucky. Prediabetes, like diabetes, often has no clear symptoms. By finding out now, you’ve got the advantage.

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Keep COVID-19 Scams at a Distance, Too

Con artists often target seniors with diabetes. Some promise deals on diabetes supplies and equipment that sound too good to be true (because they are)....

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Beyond Insulin: Diabetes Meds and What They Do

Sorry to say, there is no single magic pill that can treat diabetes. However, there are many different types of drugs that can work with the other parts...

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Ask Member Services

Q: My doctor says I should get a special “diabetic” eye exam. Is it part of my SCAN benefits?

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Read Issue 1 - 2020

In this issue: Making your fitness fun in 2020, a message from SCAN CEO Chris Wing, tips for new members, guidelines for care, avoiding pitfalls at the...

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Read Issue 4 - 2019

In this issue: Caregivers need help, too; details on SCAN’s Respite Care benefit; a message from SCAN CEO Chris Wing; how to tell if it’s the cold or if...

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Read Issue 3, 2019

In this issue: Flu facts, a message from SCAN CEO Chris Wing, ask Member Services, preventing falls, what you need to know about paying for vaccines, a...