Sanofi Diabetes

Did You Know?

  • If you're overweight, losing just 5 to 10 percent of your body weight can make a difference in helping manage your blood sugar.
    – via Mayo Clinic
  • In 1916, Elliot Joslin, MD, published the first edition of The Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus. Joslin remains an internationally recognized influential voice in diabetes care.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • Every 17 seconds, someone in the US is diagnosed with diabetes.
    – via Congressional Diabetes Caucus
  • Clinical trials are a great way to help advance diabetes research. Check with your doctor to see if participating might be right for you.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2008, two years after he was selected in the NFL draft.
    – via American Diabetes Association