Category Archives: Staff Stories

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Live. Work. Play: Diana’s Diabetes Story

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Nearly three years later, I feel more committed than ever and in debt to the Association for all the help and support I’ve received as a volunteer, an employee and a person living with diabetes. Continue reading

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Posted in Family, Living Long and Prospering, Staff Stories, Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes, Stop Diabetes, Talking Type 2, Tour de Cure, Volunteer Stories
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A Cause for Celebration

Honorees with their Awards (From Left to Right), Chris Cashman, EVP Independence Blue Cross; Dr. Allen Ho, Dr. Neva White, Dr. Mark Schutta, and event host William George, CEO of Health Partners Plans.

For the American Diabetes Association’s 75th anniversary, all year long we have been honoring decades of progress in diabetes treatment, management and quality of life, and our role in these advancements. Continue reading

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I Challenge YOU to Create Your Plate!

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I want my actions to represent the health and wellness that the Association stands for—not just for people with diabetes, but all Americans. Continue reading

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Posted in Cooking, Food and Fitness, Prediabetes, Staff Stories, Uncategorized
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No More Needles? What You Need to Know about Inhaled Insulin

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The diabetes community is abuzz about inhaled insulin. On June 27, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved a new product, called Afrezza, that has been years in the making. Many people with diabetes are quick to say: “Insulin that doesn’t need to be injected? No more needles? Sign me up!” Continue reading

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Introducing the Redesigned diabetes.org

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The American Diabetes Association’s website has been improved to place a greater focus on your needs and better deliver on the Association’s mission: To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. Continue reading

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Scientific Sessions Update: What Can Readers Look Forward to in the New Diabetes Forecast Magazine?

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Anna Baker interviews Editorial Director Kelly Rawlings about the redesigned Diabetes Forecast magazine at the 72nd Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia. What new features can readers look forward to?

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Scientific Sessions Update: Behind the Scenes in the Association’s Booth

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An interview with Paayal Malhotra inside the Association’s booth within the exhibit hall. Anna Baker reports from the 72nd Scientific Sessions in Philadelphia.

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