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Did You Know?

  • Winter Olympian Kris Freeman, a cross country skiier, is believed to be the first athlete with type 1 diabetes to compete at a world-class level in an endurance sport.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • Following an exercise program that includes both aerobic activity and strength training may help manage blood sugar levels more effectively than one type of exercise alone.
    – via National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC)
  • There may be a link between gum disease and diabetes. That means people with diabetes should try to see the dentist regularly.
    – via Discuss Diabetes
  • The American Diabetes Association offers assistance to people who believe that they have been discriminated against because of their diabetes.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • The International Diabetes Federation has written a charter of rights for people with diabetes and you can download it at idf.org.
    – via International Diabetes Federation