Words Matter: Speaking the Language of Diabetes

Words Matter: Speaking the Language of Diabetes

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Diabetes is a complex and challenging disease involving many factors and variables. Stigma that has historically been attached to a diagnosis of diabetes can contribute to stress and feelings of shame and judgment. Every member of the health care team can serve people with diabetes more effectively through a respectful, inclusive, and person-centered approach. Person-first, strengths-based, empowering language can improve communication and enhanc...Read More
Diabetes is a complex and challenging disease involving many factors and variables. Stigma...Read More