Toll-Free Hotline Launched

Staffed by diabetes educators

Nov 9, 2006

The holidays, although fun and festive, are stressful for many Americans; however, people with type 2 diabetes face a battle far more difficult than gaining a few extra holiday pounds.

People with diabetes have to deal with the added worry of maintaining healthy behaviors during a time that is synonymous with overindulgence.

However, in an effort to provide diabetics with emotional support and condition management coaching during this challenging time of year, Nutrition 21 is launching a live toll-free hotline staffed by diabetes educators.

People with diabetes can call the hotline — 1-877-PICK-330 — from Tuesday, November 14-Saturday, November 18 to speak with a live diabetes educator and receive a personalized assessment to help them manage their condition during the holiday season and beyond.

Note: Nutrition 21 is the maker of Diachrome, a nutritional therapy clinically proven to keep blood sugar and cholesterol in check when combined with prescription diabetes medications.

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Posted by Anonymous on 20 January 2009

keep going you can do it i am a fith grade girl and my best friends brother has diabetes type 1 and i want to help get people in the know and raise some money and i will pray and keep preaing until there is a curei will keep checking everyday so i can get some phone numbers and more websites thank you and enjoy your day

Posted by Anonymous on 9 August 2009

my mother's glucose was 140 this morning. She was concerened because it's not usually that high in the am. Should she take her glipizide? She normally doesn't need to.

Posted by Anonymous on 5 June 2014

I now have type 1 insulin dependant diabetes and with the amount of people this kills and all the side ailments it causes...a person would think there would be a hotline 24/7 so us newbies could get rel info from experienced diabetics. Hell! Most of the Doctors don't know a lot about managing it.

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