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Did You Know?

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 International Diabetes Federation has written a charter of rights for people with diabetes and you can download it at idf.org.
    – via International Diabetes Federation
  • In 1916, Elliot Joslin, MD, published the first edition of The Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus. Joslin remains an internationally recognized influential voice in diabetes care.
    – via American Diabetes Association