Six videos, graphic novels, and eBooks to read this Diabetes Awareness Month

November is Diabetes Awareness Month and serves as a time to share resources and education on the epidemic. Over 37 million Americans have diabetes, and 96 million are pre diabetic, making the disease one of the most prevalent in the country.

Take a look at the following eBooks, books, videos, and graphic medicine novels to learn about gestational diabetes, the role that stress and trauma play in the disease, and how years of policy and science mistakes have impacted the prevalence of diabetes in America and the world.

To learn more about ways to get involved in Diabetes Awareness Month, visit the American Diabetes Association website.

eBooks
The Discovery of Insulin: Special Centenary Edition
Traveling with Sugar: Chronicles of a Global Epidemic
Rethinking Diabetes: Entanglements with Trauma, Poverty, and HIV

Video
Understanding Gestational Diabetes

Stacks
Controversies in Treating Diabetes: Clinical and Research Aspects

Graphic Medicine
Diabetes and Me: An Essential Guide for Kids and Parents