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BCBSNE offers a suite of care management options for diabetic members

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) is proud to offer members several proven solutions to manage, and in some cases, reverse diabetes. Although it is an often-invisible disease, diabetes affects more than 122 million Americans, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). It is also the seventh leading cause of

By |2022-03-04T09:19:46-06:00March 2nd, 2022|Categories: Health and Wellness, Topics|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on BCBSNE offers a suite of care management options for diabetic members

Being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes changed my life

When you’re eight years old, at an amusement park and you’re falling asleep—and not from riding all the rides—there’s something wrong. “My blood sugar was more than 800,” said Desiree Adams. “I ended up in the ICU for four days.” Adams was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. It’s an autoimmune disease that strikes suddenly. It

By |2018-08-23T09:36:58-05:00August 23rd, 2018|Categories: Community Engagement, Health and Wellness, Topics|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Being diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes changed my life