Category Archives: American Diabetes Month

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Life with Diabetes in Syria

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I was a third-year medical student when my 9-year-old brother M. was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) back home in our native Syria. It was very traumatizing event, and it triggered my interest in becoming a pediatric endocrinologist. Continue reading

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Join FitForGood and Start Stepping

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Sign up and Fitbit will track your steps from Nov. 9 through Nov. 20. At the end of the challenge, Fitbit will award a total of $1 million to charity. You help decide where the money goes! Continue reading

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Eat Well, America!

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Whether you are one of the nearly 30 million Americans living with diabetes or the 86 million Americans with prediabetes or you simply want to live a healthier lifestyle—our Eat Well, America! campaign will show you how easy and joyful healthy eating can be. Continue reading

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Holiday Meal Reveal!

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You voted, then we got cooking! All month long, we have asked for the country’s help building the perfect holiday meal as part of our America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes campaign for American Diabetes Month. Continue reading

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America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes!

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I Decide to Stop Diabetes Day at Church

Guest blogger Ann Heard, RD, CDE

November is American Diabetes Month®, a time to communicate about the seriousness of diabetes and the importance of diabetes prevention and control. In concert with the other activities throughout the month, on November 10th, churches across the country will participate in celebration of I Decide to Stop Diabetes Day at Church (ID Day). Continue reading

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November is American Diabetes Month!

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It is now November, which means it is officially American Diabetes Month®! Continue reading

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