Do you ever worry that your family member or friend with diabetes is becoming withdrawn and may be lacking social contact? Loneliness and depression are two of the challenges for many individuals with diabetes
Whether you are responsible for the care of a family member in the home, keeping watch from around the corner, or caregiving from a distance, diabetes caregivers have to accept significant added stresses and challenges as part of everyday life.
The winter cold and dark afternoons are getting you down, and there seem months of it still to get through. Grab a steaming mug of your favourite winter bevvie and make plans to banish the mid-winter blues with these 6 super tips!
As a social worker working with individuals with diabetes, I have become more aware of how depression, and anxiety are common symptoms.
Here are two case studies to further understand how depression and diabetes can be intertwined and can affect teens.
Learn how depression is more common among people with diabetes and can have a serious effect on overall health.