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Stopping Diabetes at Camp

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If you are a parent of a child with diabetes, the idea of sending him or her to camp might seem scary. But right now, thousands of kids with diabetes are canoeing, horseback riding, zip-lining and making new friends just like them at camp. Continue reading

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Ryan and Basma: Role Models for Children and Youth with Diabetes

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NASCAR driver and spokesperson for the Association’s Drive to Stop Diabetes campaign presented by Lilly Diabetes, Ryan Reed, and the Association’s 2014 National Youth Advocate, Basma Abdellaoui, are at the 15th annual Friends for Life: International Children with Diabetes Conference to share their personal experiences of living with diabetes. Continue reading

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#2014ADA: The Largest Diabetes Meeting in the World

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We’re excited to bring you the latest news and research, plus interviews with key thought leaders—and share what it all means for people affected by diabetes. Continue reading

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Being Active: Older Adults with Diabetes and Prediabetes

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Diabetes is a common condition in seniors. More than 25 percent of Americans over 60 years of age have diabetes (10.9 million persons) and almost 400,000 Americans 65 and older are diagnosed with diabetes every year. The vast majority of … Continue reading

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FREE Program for Those New to Type 2 Diabetes

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Diabetes is a journey. There’s a lot to learn, but you don’t have to do it alone. The American Diabetes Association® is ready to help you every step of the way with our Living With Type 2 Diabetes program. Continue reading

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Join Our #DTravel Twitter Chat – May 8 at 1 p.m. ET!

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UPDATE: Click here for a summary of this #DTravel Twitter chat.   Summer travel season is almost here! Wherever you go, your diabetes comes with you. Traveling with diabetes has its challenges, but if you know your rights and plan … Continue reading

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Why I Ride to Stop Diabetes®: Kimberly Malone

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This Red Rider story comes to us from Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Red Riders are Tour de Cure® participants who live with diabetes. Thanks for helping us Stop Diabetes, Kimberly! You are the reason we ride! Continue reading

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