In honor of American Diabetes Month in November, MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center, along with Eli Lilly and Company, hosted its inaugural Lilly Diabetes Journey Awards.
In February 1967, 13-year-old Carol L. (Morgan) McKinney was immediately taken to MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center Emergency Department after she was unconscious.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 29.1 million people in the United States have diabetes.
More than 29 million people in the United States are living with diabetes. Whether it is Type 1 or Type 2, those who have diabetes should know that it is a manageable disease.
Meet Jan and Michael, two different people with hard fought success in managing their diabetes thanks to the Diabetes Care team and their own dedication to living healthy.