When the elders in your family talked about having “that sugar,” it likely skewed your view of just how serious diabetes can be. In fact, while the metabolic disorder can be managed, there’s nothing sweet about living with Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, particularly the serious complications that can arise from the condition.

In this episode of Healthy Her, ER physician Dr. Arabia Mollette walks us through all the things Black women need to know about preventing and treating Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, and Gestational diabetes. Check out the video above and share with your network.

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