Latest Diabetes Hands Foundation Stories

2014-06-10 16:30:54

Follow the discussion on Twitter at #DOCatADA SAN FRANCISCO, June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Korey Hood, PhD and a select group of patient advocates from the Diabetes Online Community (DOC) will deliver a trailblazing session on the benefits of engaging with the Diabetes Online Community for both clinicians and patients at this year's American Diabetes Association 74(th) Scientific Sessions. Entitled The Art and Science of Behavioral Medicine Principles in the Diabetes Online...

2014-05-23 16:23:50

BERKELEY, Calif., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Diapression - Connect with help. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140522/90764) In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month, Diabetes Advocates, a program of the Diabetes Hands Foundation, calls for greater patient attention to the relationship between diabetes and depression. Diabetes Advocates agrees with the opening sentence in a 2010 article in the Patient Education and Counseling: "There is an urgent need for more...

2014-03-11 08:30:21

Special fund established to support initiatives for grandparents of, parents of, and young people living with diabetes BERKELEY, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Diabetes Hands Foundation now hosts GrandmaSandy.com among its online sites and has established the Grandma Sandy Fund. This special fund, named in honor of "Grandma Sandy" Hollenberg, will support initiatives and activities aimed at grandparents of, parents of, and young people living with diabetes. Sandy...

2014-02-11 12:27:23

Developing and delivering innovative health programs for Latinos touched by diabetes BERKELEY, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF) and LIFT- Levántate (LIFT) are partnering to develop bilingual/multicultural strategies, deliver programs, and produce materials aimed at benefiting underserved Latinos living with diabetes and those at risk. Through this partnership, DHF and LIFT will collaborate to develop and deliver innovative health...

2014-01-31 16:24:02

Diabetes Online Community Encourages Public to Support International Diabetes Federation's Life for a Child Program BERKELEY, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- One rose, one month of life. A dozen roses, a year of life for a child with diabetes. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140131/MN56922) For the second consecutive year, the Diabetes Hands Foundation, is joining with the Diabetes Online Community (DOC) to encourage people to buy one less rose this...

2014-01-08 08:29:12

Dr. Ken Moritsugu, Dayton Coles, Robert Geho Strengthen Foundation's Commitment to Patient-centered Diabetes Advocacy BERKELEY, Calif., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF) announced the election of Dr. Ken Moritsugu, Dayton Coles, and Robert Geho to the organization's board of directors. Collectively these new directors strengthen the foundation's commitment to patient-centered diabetes advocacy. Each brings personal experience as a diabetes patient,...

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