Monday, November 09, 2009

World Diabetes Day - November 14th, 2009

There are 5 days left until World Diabetes Day (WDD) 2009. This international campaign to educate and prevent diabetes is led by the International Diabetes Federation. On November 14th, 2009, join people all over the world in lighting a candle for WDD, or find out other ways to get involved.

Tuesday, November 03, 2009

November is American Diabetes Month

This November, join the American Diabetes Association in a national movement to Stop Diabetes.

Here's how you can get involved:
  • Share -Inspire others by sharing your personal story by word of mouth, social media sites (Twitter, Facebook) and by blogging.
  • Act - Consider walking or riding your bike more often to get some extra exercise.
  • Learn - The ADA and are both useful resources for those living with diabetes or at risk for the disease.
  • Give - Help raise money for diabetes research and education.