Living with diabetes can be overwhelming. Health status and quality of life are affected by psychological and social factors. Psychological distress directly affects health and indirectly influences a person’s motivation to keep their diabetes in control. Coping with an illness can be easier if you are not coping alone. Here you will find information about counseling services, mental health professionals, religious organizations and other support groups who can help you cope with the stress of living with a chronic disease. Meet others that are facing similar struggles, discover help in your community to assist you with your diabetes self-management.
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