' http://wxpr.org en November: Diabetes Awareness Month http://wxpr.org/post/november-diabetes-awareness-month <p>November was Diabetes Awareness Month. The disease presents itself by not allowing a person to properly digest glucose, causing blood sugar levels to rise. Higher blood sugar levels can cause a number of health-related problems.</p><p>Oneida county numbers show one in nine adults over age 20 has either Type I or Type II diabetes. Forty years from now, that number could grow to one in five.</p> Sat, 30 Nov 2013 15:07:00 +0000 Ken Krall 11349 at http://wxpr.org November: Diabetes Awareness Month