United for Diabetes Awareness Campaign
Mediaplanet has published its annual United for Diabetes awareness campaign. It is being distributed through all of USA Today's print and social media outlets.
Our Executive Director, Mr. Diabetes®, Andy Mandell has a featured article covering his epic Wake Up and Walk® Tour for diabetes awareness and the complications of neuropathy.Read Mr. Diabetes® goes the distance to raise awareness
See the entire United for Diabetes Digital Campaign
Affordable Care Act - Good for People with Diabetes
The Affordable Care Act, referred to by some as Obamacare, is now the
law of the land and working for you already. The ACA’s purpose is to
increase the quality and affordability of health insurance, lower the
number of uninsured citizens (by expanding public and private insurance
coverage), and reduce the costs of health care for individuals and the
In spite of all the controversy, it’s good news for people with diabetes or those at risk of developing diabetes. The ABCs of the ACA.
Defeat Diabetes Foundation Releases Ebook Series
7 of 10 people with diabetes suffer from at least one complication of diabetes and many of them suffer from more than one. But, these complications don’t have to be the inevitable result of diabetes. It’s one of the reasons Defeat Diabetes Foundation has published the Defeat Diabetes® Rules for Survival™ series; to help people with diabetes live healthier and avoid the tragic and profound complications of the disease.
The series is being launched with 6 titles: Dental and Oral Care, Kidney Health, Foot Care, Visual Health, Hearing Care, Heart and Vascular Health. The EBooks are priced $2.99 - $6.99 and are available for Kindle at Amazon.com exclusively for the next 60 days.
Can't Afford Diabetes Testing Supplies?
We at Defeat Diabetes Foundation realize how expensive testing supplies are for people with diabetes. If you are having difficulties obtaining supplies you may request: glucometer, lancing device, lancets and test strips (100 max.)
These supplies are available for FREE. This offer is valid in the United States only while supplies last.
Regular testing is very important for the successful management of diabetes. Defeat Diabetes Foundation is very pleased to offer this program.
We thank American Diabetes Wholesale for donating many of our glucometers.