Sanofi Diabetes

Did You Know?

  • 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
  • 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
  • The American Diabetes Association has released a new bilingual Latin-American cookbook, Cocinando para Latinos con Diabetes, with recipes for salsas, empanadas, rice and beans, desserts, and more.
    – via American Diabetes Association
  • 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)
  • French artist Paul Cézanne, famous for his still life paintings, had diabetes.
    – via D Life