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Did You Know?

  • The American Diabetes Association was founded in 1940 to address the increasing incidence of the disease.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • To help avoid airport security delays, travel with a letter from your doctor that outlines the details of the medications and devices you need.
    – via University of Alabama Birmingham Comprehensive Diabetes Center
  • Government statistics project that one in three people born in 2000 will develop diabetes.
    – via Congressional Diabetes Caucus
  • 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
  • Disaster preparedness takes on new meaning when you have diabetes. Make sure you have a plan in place and an emergency toolkit at hand with at least 3 days worth of your diabetes supplies.
    – via Discuss Diabetes