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Living Well with Diabetes

Diabetes is a metabolic disorder characterized by the body’s inability to process or respond to insulin. If you or someone you love lives with diabetes your local county Extension office has resources to help manage your health.

Nationally, an estimated 8% of the population, or 25.8 million people, have diabetes. In Arkansas, the prevalence rate is estimated to be 9%.  

Start with our free resources below and get control of your health!

Dining out with diabetes

Download diabetic friendly recipes

Myths about diabetes

Watch out the video below to find out how to make your next diabetes care visit a success. Then, be sure to check out our healthy recipes to help you learn meal planning and food preparation skills for someone living with diabetes.

Diabetes Resources

Following these guides will help you or your loved one achieve better blood glucose control through:

A diabetes management plan doesn't have to be boring or tasteless. Check out the links below to see how you can start living well with diabetes.