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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)
  • The American Diabetes Association was founded in 1940 to address the increasing incidence of the disease.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • 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 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
  • 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