Sanofi Diabetes

Did You Know?

  • The American Diabetes Association offers assistance to people who believe that they have been discriminated against because of their diabetes.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • 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
  • The World Health Organization estimates that more than 346 million people worldwide have diabetes. Take part in World Diabetes Day celebrations on November 14, 2012.
    – via World Health Organization
  • Tennis champ Arthur Ashe, the only African-American man to ever win the men's Wimbledon title, had type 2 diabetes.
    – via D Life
  • 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