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Know Your Facts!

  • More than 29 million people in the U.S. have diabetes, which is 9.3% of the U.S. population

  • Of those 29 million, 21 million have been diagnosed with diabetes while another 8.1 million remain undiagnosed

  • 86 million adults - more than 1 in 3 adults- have pre-diabetes

  • Without weight loss and moderate physical activity, 15 to 30 percent of people with pre-diabetes will develop type 2 diabetes within 5 years 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. National Diabetes Statistical Report, 2014. Atlanta, GA: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2014.

Living with Type 1 Diabetes

We recently talked with musician Bret Michaels about living - and performing - with Type 1 Diabetes.
His advice: Accept it and make the most of it.
Click here to listen to the full interview or read the transcript.

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