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Did You Know?

  • Following an exercise program that includes both aerobic activity and strength training may help manage blood sugar levels more effectively than one type of exercise alone.
    – via National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC)
  • To learn about clinical trials for diabetes research, visit the National Institutes of Health's Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet (www.diabetestrialnet.org).
    – via National Institutes of Health
  • 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
  • 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
  • Scientists have identified nearly 50 genes or gene regions associated with type 1 diabetes.
    – via National Institutes of Health