As Mississippi's health and wellness leader, we are proud to be your partner on your wellness journey. When you partner with Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi, you have the state's best health and wellness team by your side, ready to help you make the most of our innovative benefits and better manage your healthcare dollar. This section of our website offers health and wellness information from our expert team designed to help you be healthy and stay healthy throughout your life. Whatever your health needs, we can help guide you on the road to good health.
Blood Sugar 101: Healthy Lifestyle Tips
A healthy lifestyle is key to managing healthy blood sugar levels. Diabetes is one of the most common chronic conditions in the country. The CDC estimates that over 11% of Americans have diabetes. Most troubling is the increasing incidence of this disease in young adults. In addition, prediabetes impacts almost one in three Americans and many of these patients progress to diabetes over a five-year period.