Empower Your Health with Diabetes Information

Knowledge is power. When it comes to diabetes, the right information could save your life.

On this page, you will find helpful articles about the types, prevention, and management of diabetes to help you make informed decisions about your health and improve your quality of life for the long-term.

Alongside our FDA-certified blood glucose monitoring kits, we’re proud to provide diabetes education for our customers as your ally in managing this diagnosis.

Learn about the Types of Diabetes

You’ve probably heard of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, but perhaps aren’t sure exactly what causes them and how they’re different from one another. While many people have never heard of it, there is actually a third type of diabetes — prediabetes — that affects over one in three Americans.

With the right diabetes information, you can decide whether you might need to go for testing and start to take some proactive measures. In many cases, changing your diet and lifestyle now could prevent a diabetes diagnosis in the future.

Learn Tips for Staying Healthy

Positive diabetes education focuses on providing valuable resources for living a happy and healthy life, without feeling limited by diabetes. Among our diabetes information articles, you will find evidence-based information about how diabetes works in addition to lifestyle tips on exercise and maintaining a healthy diet, all with the intention of helping you keep your levels within a healthy limit. Diabetes can be manageable when you’re empowered with practical steps to take.

Understanding a Diabetes Diagnosis

If you or a loved one has been recently diagnosed, our diabetes information page will help you find your bearings with instructions about what to do and how to begin to work with your body. You’ll find information about blood glucose monitoring tools, how to use them, and learn how they can help you simplify your life.

You’re Not Alone on the Journey

Founded by a company with more than 25 years of experience creating hospital-grade testing supplies, OKRA Care is here to be your companion in the journey. We know that a diabetes diagnosis can be scary, and we’re here to help you simplify your health. Regain control of your diabetes with OKRA Care’s diabetes education and order your starter kit today.