Consider military experience when assessing diabetes distress in veterans
8 days ago - By Healio
The military experience of veterans with type 2 diabetes may contribute to their diabetes distress and should be considered by providers when discussing diabetes self-management, according to study findings.
“Veterans have a unique set of life experiences that may impact their self-identity and interactions with other veterans, civilians and the health care system,” Allison Lewinski, PhD, investigator at the Durham Center of Innovation to Accelerate Discovery and Practice Transformation, Durham Veterans Affairs Health Care System, and assistant professor in the school of nursing at
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