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Laughing Out Loud with Yvette Nicole Brown

Comedic actress Yvette Nicole Brown is the face (and mouth!) behind this year’s “Laugh Out Loud” campaign with Colgate Total®. We caught up with her to learn why she is so passionate to spread the word about the importance of oral health for people with diabetes. Continue reading

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Keeping Up With the Diabetes News

Diabetes ought to be front-page news year-round; we need a robust national conversation to fuel the fight against America’s most urgent chronic health crisis. Diabetes, in all its forms, is a very serious disease. But while every headline shines a much-needed spotlight, it can also leave room for confusion about type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Continue reading

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Let’s Hear It for the Crew

Diabetes Forecast editor Kelly Rawlings recounts her pre-race prep experience from Ryan Reed’s race on Saturday, August 1st Continue reading

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Kristinia DeBarge Sings to Stop Diabetes®

Hispanic Heritage Month is truly important to Kristinia DeBarge, singer/actress and daughter of James DeBarge (singer from the group DeBarge), especially when it comes to her family’s health. Continue reading

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Bret Michaels – the Face of Diabetes

Musician Bret Michaels seems to have done it all. Earlier this year he won NBC’s “Celebrity Apprentice,” and raised more than $300,000 for the American Diabetes Association. Bret and I have at least two things in common: the same birthday and the same chronic disease; type 1 diabetes. So I wanted to hear what he has to say about living with diabetes, being part of American Diabetes Month®, and more: Continue reading

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