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Blood Sugar Rising

Karen - The Bronx, NY

For Karen, bringing healthy foods to her community is a social justice issue.

Karen - The Bronx, NY

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Blood Sugar Rising

Nicole - Southern California

Nicole was so frightened of her Type 1 diabetes that she ignored it for years.

Nicole - Southern California

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Blood Sugar Rising

Sugar and the Average American

How does your sugar consumption compare to the average American?

Sugar and the Average American

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Blood Sugar Rising

Laura - Meigs County, OH

In rural Appalachia, Laura Grueser works to educate her neighbors about eating healthily.

Laura - Meigs County, OH

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Blood Sugar Rising

Blood Sugar Rising Preview

Blood Sugar Rising is a PBS special that follows the diabetes epidemic in the U.S.

Blood Sugar Rising Preview

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Blood Sugar Rising

Valarie - Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Dr. Jernigan knows firsthand how hard it can be for Native people to access healthy foods.

Valarie - Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

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Gretchen - San Francisco, CA

Diabetes runs through Gretchen Carvajal’s family.

Gretchen - San Francisco, CA

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Blood Sugar Rising

The Smith-Holt Family - Minneapolis, MN

For diabetics who can't afford their insulin, the ramifications can be tragic.

The Smith-Holt Family - Minneapolis, MN

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Blood Sugar Rising

Tell Us Your Story

Watch this clip from Blood Sugar Rising, and tell us your story! #Blood SugarPBS

Tell Us Your Story

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Blood Sugar Rising

Ed - Boston, MA

Ed's life’s work has been developing an artificial pancreas to take over diabetes care.

Ed - Boston, MA

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Blood Sugar Rising

Monteil - San Francisco, CA

Monteil Lee struggles with a diabetes-related wound on his foot that may mean amputation.

Monteil - San Francisco, CA

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Blood Sugar Rising

Blood Sugar Rising Preview with Spanish Subtitles

Azúcar en Aumento es un especial sobre la epidemia de diabetes en los Estados Unidos.

Blood Sugar Rising Preview with Spanish Subtitles

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Blood Sugar Rising

Revolutionizing Diabetes Care

See the amazing breakthroughs in diabetes-related technology in the last 5 decades.

Revolutionizing Diabetes Care

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Blood Sugar Rising

Diabetes on the Rise

This clip highlights the alarming increase in diabetes in the United States.

Diabetes on the Rise

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Blood Sugar Rising

Watching Carbs

Watching their carb intake is something both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetics need to do.

Watching Carbs

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Blood Sugar Rising

Diabetes in Our Communities

How does the environment you live in affect your chances of becoming diabetic?

Diabetes in Our Communities

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Blood Sugar Rising

The Bigger Picture Project

Learn how The Bigger Picture Project is working to raise awareness around diabetes.

The Bigger Picture Project

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Blood Sugar Rising

What Is Diabetes?

This clip from Blood Sugar Rising explains what diabetes is, and how it affects the body.

What Is Diabetes?

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The Cost of Insulin

In past years, insulin prices have skyrocketed, and uninsured people are paying the price.

The Cost of Insulin