American Diabetes Month®

Nearly 26 million children and adults in the United States have diabetes.  Another 79 million Americans have prediabetes and are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes.  The American Diabetes Association (ADA) has estimated the total national cost of diagnosed diabetes in the United States is $245 billion. If those numbers weren’t staggering enough think… Continue reading American Diabetes Month®

November Is American Diabetes Month

The month of November is officially recognized as American Diabetes Month.  This year’s theme is: “A Day in the Life of Diabetes”. In an effort to raise awareness during diabetes month the American Diabetes Association is encouraging Americans to share their “A Day in the Life of Diabetes” by uploading a personal image on their… Continue reading November Is American Diabetes Month

American Diabetes Month®

November Is American Diabetes Month®. Throughout the month the American Diabetes Association (ADA) will be working hard to raise awareness about the seriousness of diabetes and its potential complications such as heart disease, stroke, kidney disease, blindness and amputations. Diabetes affects 7.8% of the American population, that’s 23.6 million people. Of that 23.6 million 17.9… Continue reading American Diabetes Month®