Access to Diabetes Care in the U.S.

What is diabetes? Diabetes occurs when there is an imbalance of the hormone insulin in the body, either too much or too little. Insulin regulates the amount of sugar in our blood.

Who treats diabetes? In addition to primary care physicians, diabetics rely on hormone specialists, known as endocrinologists.

With diabetes becoming an increasing public health concern as obesity rates rise across the country, we took a look at the best cities for access to endocrinologists. Is your city in the top ten?

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