Sanofi Diabetes

Did You Know?

  • 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
  • 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
  • There are some healthier dessert options out there for people with diabetes.  One idea: no-sugar hot chocolate with cinnamon sprinkled on top.
    – via WebMD
  • 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
  • The Tour de Cure is a series of bicycling fundraising events held in 44 states that benefits the American Diabetes Association.
    – via American Diabetes Association