Live your best life while living with diabetes.
Whether you are newly diagnosed, have been battling type 1 or type 2 diabetes, or are helping a loved one, you will find the expertise and resources you need at ECU Health. Your physician will create a treatment plan that is right for you and your unique needs, and other specialists will be involved in your care as needed.
Prevention is the very best medicine. If you are concerned about developing diabetes or have been diagnosed with pre-diabetes, take steps to learn the risks and enroll in our Diabetes Prevention Program to help you prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes. And leverage resources like Diabetes Free NC to help you live your best life.
With proper treatment, education and support, you can keep your diabetes under control and continue living a strong and healthy life. Our services include medical management, blood sugar testing, care for wounds and other complications, self-management classes and support groups, and insulin pump management.
Diabetes Support Groups
ECU Health hospitals partner with community organizations across the region to sponsor free support groups for people with diabetes and their family members or caregivers.
Diabetes Education Programs
Diabetes educational programs are offered at various locations throughout eastern North Carolina, close to home.
With nearly 27 million Americans diagnosed with diabetes — and one in three people with prediabetes — there are significant online resources across the U.S. dedicated to helping you learn about diabetes, how to prevent or delay its onset, and how to manage the disease.