Patients & Families

Food has a deep impact on your life, and People With Diabetes (PWD) know this all too well. Less active lifestyles & limited access to healthy food place people at risk of diabetes-related complications every day. Safe nutrition for PWD is more than a diet. It's a lifestyle.

Diabetes is Invisible:

  • About 25.8 million Americans have diabetes
  • 27% of Americans Don't Know they have diabetes
  • 5% of diabetes is Only Hereditary (Type I)
  • 95% of diabetes is Hereditary And/Or caused by Lifestyle (Type II)

**download official U.S. data (PDF)

Know diabetes?

It takes up a lot of your time & diabetes complications can be scary. If you Know what an A1c is, did you know a registered dietitian can help you reduce it by 1-2% within 3 home visits (ADA 2009)?

We are helping:

Everyday America's Dietitians are walking through meals with people from the grocery store to the cabinet, and from the stove to the table. We practice with you:

  • Food choices & portion control
  • Understanding food labels
  • Counting carbs
  • Controlling blood sugar
  • Keeping active & improving blood flow