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Did You Know?

  • Disaster preparedness takes on new meaning when you have diabetes. Make sure you have a plan in place and an emergency toolkit at hand with at least 3 days worth of your diabetes supplies.
    – via Discuss Diabetes
  • Scientists have identified nearly 50 genes or gene regions associated with type 1 diabetes.
    – via National Institutes of Health
  • Global healthcare spending on diabetes was $378 billion in 2010, projected to rise to $490 billion by 2030.
    – via International Diabetes Federation
  • 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
  • Strength training might be a beneficial exercise for people with Type 2 diabetes. You should speak with your healthcare provider to see if it could benefit you.
    – via WebMD