A Sweeping Epidemic
Did you know that currently there is a sweeping epidemic that affects 1 in 10 Americans? And, 1 in 5 people don’t even realize they have it. It can devastate lives and families, become overwhelmingly expensive to treat, and can have you completely dependent on medication and drugs until the end of your life. One last thing- it’s definitely not a new raging condition; it’s one that’s all too commonly dismissed.
Diabetes is a chronic medical condition characterized by elevated levels of glucose (sugar) in the blood. It occurs when the body either doesn’t produce enough insulin or doesn’t use it effectively. There are several different kinds of diabetes, and it’s a condition that you can develop over time with poor lifestyle habits.Treatment for diabetes depends on the type and severity of the condition but typically involves blood sugar monitoring, insulin or other medications, healthy eating, regular physical activity, and maintaining a healthy weight. It is essential for individuals with diabetes to work closely with healthcare professionals to manage their condition effectively and reduce the risk of complications. But, even that can be disheartening for people living with diabetes.
Why? Well, think about this:
You were just diagnosed with diabetes and had no clue that you were even at risk. You were having some of the common symptoms:
- Frequent urination
- Unexplained weight loss
- Blurred vision
- Slow-healing sores
- Frequent infections
You just came in to understand how to treat your symptoms and live healthier, but now you have a doctor saying that you will be on insulin for the rest of your life. That you can only manage your diabetes, not really treat it. Maybe they even tell you how debilitating this condition can be. If left untreated, diabetes can lead to serious complications such as heart disease, kidney damage, nerve damage (neuropathy), eye problems (retinopathy), and other health issues. It starts feeling hopeless, like a death sentence. And you know this will be expensive with no way out.
U.S. Diabetes Care
For many of you living with diabetes, this was probably your experience. It’s heartbreaking to realize the magnitude of your situation and feel like you are treated without empathy or care. Your life isn’t over, and you don’t know what you can do to help yourself. You don’t need the doom and gloom; you need real-life help and education. And ultimately, you need someone who truly understands you and cares about you- not as a patient, not as a number, not as a statistic, and not as a money source for expensive medication. You wanted to be treated like family.
The statistics and effects of diabetes can loom large, painting a grim picture of the full diabetes crisis that engulfs the nation. But within the walls of U.S. Diabetes Care, a different narrative unfolds – one of resilience and determination to turn the tide against this insidious disease. They understand that each patient who walks through their doors is not just a number but a unique individual with dreams, fears, and aspirations. And it is with their mission in mind, “Love, Hope, Family,” that they create a personalized, comprehensive, and compassionate approach that sets them apart from other clinics.
U.S. Diabetes Care is nestled in east Tennessee (Tennessee being the leading state for diabetes cases). And, the U.S. Diabetes Care is more than just a clinic; it is a sanctuary of healing, hope, and knowledge. As you step through its doors, you are embraced by an aura of warmth and understanding, and you know that you have found a place where your journey with diabetes starts (not ends). You will be met with unwavering support as each patient’s journey is different, and the team in the U.S. Diabetes Care recognizes this. They take the time to listen, to understand, and to tailor their care to suit the unique needs of each person they serve.
To further explain the U.S. Diabetes Care’s mission, Tim Keller, CEO states,
“As the founder of US Diabetes Care, I’ve made it my personal mission to change the way people learn and live with a diabetes diagnosis.
We are dedicated to providing the highest quality care and support to our patients, highlighted by our motto, ‘Love, Hope, and Family.’
We are honored to be a part of your healthcare journey.”
U.S. Diabetes Care Services
The clinic offers a range of services, from cutting-edge specialty treatments to continuous growth of their educational series on how to reverse your diabetes. But beyond the medical treatments and education, they provide a lifeline of support. They understand that managing diabetes requires not just the right tools, but also the empowerment and support of others to use them effectively.
The dedication of the team at U.S. Diabetes Care goes beyond the ordinary that comes with healthcare clinics. They actively participate in community outreach programs, spreading awareness about diabetes prevention and management. They conduct screenings, aiming to catch prediabetes early and halt its progression before it wreaks havoc on lives. While also helping to eliminate the need for full diabetic care, the team also works with those who have conditions caused by the extensive cases of diabetes. Currently, the team at Morristown include Wound Care services aimed at fighting, managing, and preventing amputees that may occur with the diabetic condition.
Their impact on the lives of those they touch is immeasurable. Patients who once felt lost and overwhelmed now stand tall, armed with the knowledge and support to manage their diabetes effectively. Families who once feared the uncertainty of the future now find peace, knowing that they have a team of caring professionals by their side.
The Future of Diabetes
So picture yourself back in your waiting room, except this time, you’re at U.S. Diabetes Care. You’ve been met with smiling, caring faces. You have had all your questions answered and then some. And, your doctor isn’t giving you the worst case scenarios and then kicking you out the door. They are helping you understand that you have options. You are cared for, and that they are with you on this journey 1000%. You don’t feel like the weight of diabetes is on your shoulders alone, but that it is also on theirs. And, you feel hopeful instead of just fearful.
As you leave the clinic, you can’t help but feel a sense of gratitude for the work they do. U.S. Diabetes Care is not just a medical facility; it is a place of healing, hope, and transformation. They have turned the tide against diabetes, one life at a time, and their story is etched in the hearts of those they have touched. Their legacy is one of compassion, dedication, and the belief that with the right care and support, those living with diabetes can lead fulfilling and meaningful lives.
Here’s a beautiful story of someone who felt the same and had U.S. Diabetes completely transform their lives:
U.S. Diabetes Care’s story is a testament to the power of empathy and human connection. In a healthcare world that can often feel impersonal and overwhelming, they offer a haven of care and understanding. As they continue to stand firm against the diabetes epidemic, they remind us that with love and compassion, we can overcome even the most daunting challenges. And in the hearts of the patients they have touched, their mission grows stronger. “Love. Hope. Family” is not just a phrase to them, it’s a motto to live by.
Living with diabetes is difficult, but with the help of U.S. Diabetes Care, it doesn’t have to be. They offer the best possible care and treatment for patients in both Knoxville and Morristown areas. If you’re looking for experienced professionals who can help you better manage your diabetes, visit U.S. Diabetes Care or call (423) 616-0635.
Why This Matters at ViviScape
At ViviScape, being able to make an impact in our community is at the forefront of our hearts and minds. We love being able to work with businesses big and small, but being able to make a positive transformation in an otherwise gloomy situation is a blessing. One such partnership that has deeply resonated with ViviScape is their collaboration with U.S. Diabetes Care.
Our partners at U.S. Diabetes Care have a remarkable mission to treat each patient with diabetes with love and compassion and transform the landscape of diabetic care. Their dedication to improving the lives of individuals living with diabetes is truly inspiring. And, we love being able to provide U.S. Diabetes Care with the marketing, software, and elearning material they need to continue to drive their mission.
In support of U.S. Diabetes Care’s mission, ViviScape is proud to contribute its expertise in marketing, software development, and eLearning materials. By providing these resources, ViviScape empowers U.S. Diabetes Care to better reach and serve their audience, enabling them to make an even greater impact on the diabetic care community.
The forthcoming unveiling of the U.S. Diabetes Care app and eLearning content signifies a significant step forward in their journey. With the help of ViviScape, the impact of U.S. Diabetes Care’s services will extend far beyond Morristown, TN, reaching and benefiting individuals across the entire United States.
This partnership exemplifies how when businesses join forces, they can create a powerful force for good. The synergy between ViviScape and U.S. Diabetes Care is a testament to the positive outcomes that can be achieved when shared values and missions come together to address critical health challenges.
By working together, ViviScape and U.S. Diabetes Care are making strides towards improving diabetic care and enhancing the lives of people affected by diabetes. Their efforts are an inspiration to other companies and organizations, showing how collective efforts can bring about meaningful change and promote better health and well-being for everyone.