Teens, Young Adults and Diabetes
The Freshman Fifteen
Are you a college student with type 2 diabetes? Having type 2 diabetes is a challenge at any age, but if you are a college student trying to juggle classes and diabetes, it can be especially difficult. Not only are you trying to adjust to living away from home, but there's a lot of pressure to study hard and do well. Is it any wonder that college kids put on that "freshman fifteen" pounds of extra weight?