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Parents Talking Type 1: Annie & Hannah

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I am constantly telling Hannah, “We are never guaranteed tomorrow. If something was to ever happen to me or your dad, I have to know that you will always take care of your body so that you can live a long, fulfilling life.” Continue reading

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How a Landmark Civil Rights Law Has Protected People with Diabetes for 25 Years

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When the Americans with Disabilities Act was signed into law in 1990, it outlawed discrimination against people with disabilities, including diabetes. But there was still a great need for education among employers, day care providers and others. Continue reading

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Diabetes Myths – Busted.

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There are many myths that make it difficult for people to understand the hard facts about diabetes. We join the diverse diabetes community in setting the record straight. Continue reading

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Men’s Health Month: Know Where You Stand

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June is Men’s Health Month, and we at the American Diabetes Association are celebrating all the men out there who “know where they stand” with this conversation with professional football player Duane Brown. Continue reading

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Live from #2015ADA!

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We’re excited to bring you the latest diabetes research news from our 75th Scientific Sessions — with a focus on what it all means for people affected by diabetes. Continue reading

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Why I Am A Diabetes Researcher (part 2)

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Explore the past, present and future of diabetes research with some of the American Diabetes Association’s funded researchers. Continue reading

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Why I Am A Diabetes Researcher

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Explore the past, present and future of diabetes research with some of the American Diabetes Association’s funded researchers. Continue reading

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