How to Manage Type 1 Diabetes As You Age

Seniors share how optimism, family support and lifestyle management have helped them live with diabetes.

(Courtesy of Liz Saalfeld)

Saalfeld’s health providers gave her this diet after she was diagnosed with diabetes.

"There are no secrets out there," Gordon says. "You learn to adjust, and you learn to accept you can live a very good life with it."

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