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2014-04-07 12:32:49

A vision for Canadians with diabetes to live to their full potential OTTAWA, April 7, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) released the Diabetes Charter for Canada (Charter) across the country, today, on World Health Day. The Charter aims to empower Canadians with diabetes and their caregivers, while also providing governments with a standard of care to ensure there is comparable support for people living with diabetes across the country. "The need for the...

2012-11-01 11:27:40

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you know that November is American Diabetes Month? It is a time for everyone affected by the disease to come together and raise awareness of the rapidly growing epidemic facing our world. The Diabetic Shoes HuB is proud to announce that in honor of American Diabetes Month, we will be raising funds to donate to the American Diabetes Association. We need your help though, so join us in the fight to stop diabetes. Throughout November, the...

2012-08-13 10:24:38

VANCOUVER, Aug. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of Health, the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State (Democratic Reform), announced today funding to the University of British Columbia's Faculty of Medicine for a project to address the need for diabetes management and prevention programs in rural and high-risk communities in the province. "Diabetes is on the rise in Canada and worldwide," said Minister Uppal. "Our government is working with key...

2012-04-08 22:20:25

--Chartered Health Plan initiative addresses critical need for ongoing care-- WASHINGTON, April 9, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- D.C. Chartered Health Plan, Inc., the oldest Medicaid managed care organization in the District of Columbia, is launching a new text messaging program for 50 of its members to help them better manage diabetes, which requires regular care to avoid costly complications. This program enables participants to receive brief tips about living with diabetes, a...

2012-01-27 21:30:00

The recent announcement by Paula Deen, one of the South's favorite kitchen divas, that she has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes has turned up the heat on this important national health issue. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 The growing concerns about the increases in the number of Americans suffering from Type 2 diabetes have been simmering for at least a decade. "Those closest to the issue know the pot's about to boil over as we are bubbling ever closer to 10% of our total US...

2012-01-05 08:00:00

A new way forward to help reduce the risk and severity of type 2 diabetes is needed. Diabetes Support Supplements in conjunction with proper diet and exercise is a new approach. Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (PRWEB) January 05, 2012 Type 2 Diabetes is reaching epidemic proportions with nearly 26 million confirmed diabetics and 79 million pre-diabetics in the Unites States. Spending on diabetes will exceed $180 billion in 2012 according to US government statistics. Obesity is the second leading...

2011-12-28 08:00:00

People with Type 2 Diabetes can benefit from Cinnamon according to recently published studies. ProactiveLife introduces Diabetes Support dietary supplements with pure cinnamon. Ranch Palos Verdes, CA (PRWEB) December 28, 2011 Cinnamon can be useful in reducing A1c levels for people with Type 2 Diabetes, this according to a study published in the Journal of the American Board Family Medicine. Type 2 Diabetes is on the rise with nearly 26 million confirmed diabetics and 79 million...

2011-11-11 08:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, award-winning actor and comedian Anthony Anderson is teaming up with Eli Lilly and Company's Fearless African-Americans Connected and Empowered (F.A.C.E.) Diabetes initiative to remove the stereotype of Generation D--the belief that type 2 diabetes is an older person's disease. Formerly known as "adult-onset" diabetes, type 2 diabetes is now occurring at younger and younger ages.(1) In recognition of National...

2011-11-08 07:10:00

Ys nationwide provide tools to help millions avoid developing diabetes CHICAGO, Nov. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In support of National Diabetes Awareness Month, the Y - a leading nonprofit for strengthening community through healthy living - is encouraging individuals to learn how to assess their risks for developing type 2 diabetes and take steps to prevent the disease. Nearly 26 million Americans currently have diabetes and a staggering 79 million people have prediabetes, a...

2011-10-25 13:47:00

Viewers will learn about organization's singular focus on a cure and significant research progress HOLLYWOOD, Fla., Oct. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of its 'Living with Diabetes' series airing through the end of the year, The Balancing Act on Lifetime Television is featuring the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) in several segments to help educate viewers about diabetes and the progress being made toward a cure. The "Closing in on a Cure for Diabetes" segments begin airing...