Coping with Emotional Issues
People with diabetes often have to deal with emotional issues associated with having and taking care of their diabetes. Learn how to cope with the emotional struggles that may go along with having diabetes.
How to Help a Loved One Cope with Diabetes [PDF - 940 KB]
Tips for helping your loved one cope with diabetes.
HealthSense – Resources for Coping with Stress and Emotions
Use these resources on the NIH Diabetes and HealthSense website for more information on coping with stress and emotions if you have diabetes.
Depression and Diabetes
Depression is sometimes associated with diseases, including diabetes. Dealing with more than one health problem at a time can be difficult, so understanding the link between depression and diabetes is important.
Living a Balanced Life with Diabetes Tip Sheets
The tip sheets from the Living a Balanced Life with Diabetes: A Toolkit Addressing Psychosocial Issues for American Indian and Alaska Native People can help you address common emotional issues among people with diabetes and their families.
Link to additional related resources NDEP has collected on this topic.
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