Category Archives: High-Risk Populations

6

I Love Someone with Diabetes: Sara White

Sara White
0

I Love Someone with Diabetes: Jennifer Atkins

Jennifer with her husband and children

I love someone with diabetes! Actually, I love a whole lot of people with diabetes. I have watched so many of my family members fight this fight. Continue reading

Tweet this post    Share on Facebook    Email this post
Posted in Caregivers, Family, Food and Fitness, High-Risk Populations, Life with Diabetes, Stop Diabetes
Tagged , , , , , , ,
1

Black History Month: Our programs fight discrimination and empower people with diabetes

Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD

While tremendous progress has been made in diabetes treatment and management, gaps still exist for minority populations such as the African-American community. To learn more for Black History Month, we turned to Dr. Sam Dagogo-Jack, the Association’s President, Medicine & Science. Continue reading

Tweet this post    Share on Facebook    Email this post
Posted in About Us, Advocacy, Ask the Expert, Health Care Reform, High-Risk Populations, Research, Statistics, Stop Diabetes
Tagged , , , , , , ,
0

Join our #DiabetesHeart chat – Feb. 3 at 1 p.m. ET!

Stop Diabetes

February is American Heart Month! Did you know there is a strong link between diabetes and heart disease? To learn more, please join the American College of Cardiology and the American Diabetes Association for a special Twitter chat on the connection between diabetes and heart disease. Continue reading

Tweet this post    Share on Facebook    Email this post
Posted in Advocacy, Ask the Expert, Complications, Food and Fitness, High-Risk Populations, Life with Diabetes, Prediabetes, Research, Statistics, Stop Diabetes
Tagged , , , , , , , ,
5

We’re All Members of the Global Diabetes Village

Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD

You know about our efforts to Stop Diabetes® in the United States, but did you know we’re also involved in diabetes research and education around the world? Continue reading

Tweet this post    Share on Facebook    Email this post
Posted in About Us, Advocacy, High-Risk Populations, Research, Stop Diabetes, Volunteer Stories
Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,
1

Honoring Voices during Native American Heritage Month

Stop Diabetes

For the past six years, the American Diabetes Association has presented leading Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI) grantees with John Pipe Voices for Change Awards during Native American Heritage Month. These programs are recognized for their effective diabetes treatment and prevention services in American Indian and Alaska Native communities in the categories of Advocacy, Outcomes and Innovation. Continue reading

Tweet this post    Share on Facebook    Email this post
Posted in High-Risk Populations, Stop Diabetes
Tagged , ,
3

America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes!

America Gets Cooking to Stop Diabetes