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World Diabetes Day – November 14th

November 13, 2014

World Diabetes Day (WDD) is celebrated every year on November 14. Millions of people worldwide will spread the word in diabetes advocacy and awareness, including myself through my social media channels and coaching. World Diabetes Day was created in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation and the World Health Organization and became an official United […]

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November is Diabetes Awareness Month

November 1, 2014

November is Diabetes Awareness Month.  The blue circle is now the universal symbol of diabetes awareness.  Let’s spread the word and encourage people to get tested, take good care of their health and keep moving forward towards finding a cure!

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Diabetes Numbers Have Risen to More than 29 Million

June 11, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control’s latest report says more than 29 million Americans, roughly 1 in 11, have the disease. That’s up more than 3 million from the last report three years ago. And 1 in 4 are undiagnosed. That translates to a lot of people living with the disease in the United States and many […]

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When you are a Type 1 Diabetic you are much TOO SWEET

October 8, 2013

I know, first hand, how hard diabetes is to live with. I am a Type 1 diabetic and have been for 20 years.  There are 24 million other people in the US living with diabetes and over 350 MILLION people with it all around the world. This is a disease of epic proportions. When you have diabetes, you […]

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World Diabetes Day 2011

November 14, 2011

World Diabetes Day was launched unofficially in the mid-1980s by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), and then was crystalized in 2007 when a UN Resolution was passed, acknowledging diabetes as a global epidemic and crisis. It is the only noncommunicable disease to be recognized with a UN Resolution, so November 14th is a big deal! That’s right, today is […]

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Help Rid the World of Diabetes

October 7, 2011

Did you know there are 24 million people in the US with diabetes and over 350 MILLION people with it all around the world?  So MANY of them are children. It is a disease of epic proportions. When you have diabetes, you never get a break from the disease for even a single day, for your […]

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Too Sweet – The Not-So-Serious Side to Diabetes

August 11, 2010

Too Sweet: The Not So Serious Side to Diabetes Available NOW on Amazon and Kindle You can also order it right here, right now! And when you order it from this page, it comes signed and can be dedicated to whomever you want! CHECK OUT WILL APPEAR BELOW AFTER ADDING TOO SWEET TO YOUR CART. SHIPPING IS CALCULATED ON […]

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