Sanofi Diabetes

Did You Know?

  • Scientists have identified nearly 50 genes or gene regions associated with type 1 diabetes.
    – via National Institutes of Health
  • Every 17 seconds, someone in the US is diagnosed with diabetes.
    – via Congressional Diabetes Caucus
  • 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
  • Purdue University researchers found that people who eat almonds at breakfast – a low glycemic index food – were less likely to have spikes in blood sugar throughout the morning and after lunch.
    – via Institute of Food Technologists
  • Members of the American Diabetes Association's free online Living With Type 2 Diabetes Program receive recipes, symptom-management tools, and access to an online community.
    – via American Diabetes Association