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13.1 miles closer to a life free of diabetes

As a healthy college sophomore in 2007, Brooke never thought she could be at risk for diabetes. But an appointment at the health center on campus revealed a kidney infection, UTI and blood glucose level of 388. This startling news sent Brooke to the hospital, where she was later diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Continue reading

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Gone in 60 Seconds

Have you ever been in the right place at the right time, leading to a series of events happened that you could never have anticipated? This recently happened to Larry Hausner, CEO of the American Diabetes Association. When he told me the following story, it made me think about how many people whose lives are affected by diabetes we come in contact with every single day – whether we can see their story or not. Continue reading

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