Mississippians Cannot Ignore Diabetes Concerns
The holidays are right around the corner, but the state of Mississippi leads the the nation in obesity. Mississippi also ranks second in the nation in diabetes. “People with diabetes should not allow holiday disruptions to impact their game plan for managing their blood sugar,” said David Buys, Mississippi State University Extension Service health specialist.This holiday season should not be a time to lower nutritional standards. Taste does not have to be sacrificed in the name of nutrition.