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Did You Know?
- Scientists have identified nearly 50 genes or gene regions associated with type 1 diabetes.– via National Institutes of Health
- 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
- The American Diabetes Association was founded in 1940 to address the increasing incidence of the disease.– via American Diabetes Association
- Tennis champ Arthur Ashe, the only African-American man to ever win the men's Wimbledon title, had type 2 diabetes.– via D Life
- Diabetes is one of the first diseases ever described; a mention of it was found on an Egyptian manuscript from c. 1500 BC.– via The Ebers Papyrus, Original research