Diabetes, COVID-19 and Safer, Healthier Living During the Pandemic

How are diabetics impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic?

Since the COVID-19 pandemic struck the united states… we’ve heard health experts use the term co-morbidity.  Those underlying diseases that contribute to the often-lethal touch of the coronavirus. Hypertension, obesity and diabetes top the list. Those three are also severe health risks for African Americans during the pre-COVID-19 era.  Now the focus is even more critical.  We focus on diabetes, COVID-19, what we can do to protect ourselves and be healthier during the pandemic.


The American Diabetes Association

Tracey Brown, CEO, The American Diabetes Association