• How to Talk to Loved Ones about Type 2 Diabetes Risk

    How to Talk to Loved Ones about Type 2 Diabetes Risk

    An estimated 84 million Americans are at risk for developing type 2 diabetes—and someone you love could be among them. However, many people don’t realize that type 2 diabetes can be delayed or even prevented […]

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  • How to Advocate for Friends and Family in Jail and Prison

    Recently, the American Diabetes Association requested to join a lawsuit concerning the failure to provide adequate diabetes care to prisoners at the Trousdale Turner Correctional Facility in Tennessee. It is far too common for jails […]

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  • A Conversation with Crystal Jackson and Dr. Fran Cogen: Part 1

    A Conversation with Crystal Jackson and Dr. Fran Cogen: Part 1

    Recently, our Safe at School Director, Crystal Jackson, got the chance to chat with Fran Cogen, MD, CDE, Director of Diabetes Services and Interim Co-Chief of Pediatric Endocrinology at Children’s Hospital. Dr. Cogen’s practice serves […]

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  • Twenty-first Century Wellness with ADA Health Champions

    Twenty-first Century Wellness with ADA Health Champions

    Sun Life employees participate in one of our local Tour de Cure cycling events. As the workplace continues to evolve, three of the our recent Health Champions are working to create modern-day solutions for their […]

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  • Guest Post: Chef Devin Alexander Talks Revitalizing Resolutions

    Guest Post: Chef Devin Alexander Talks Revitalizing Resolutions

    Let’s face it. We all have great intentions when making our New Year’s resolutions…but how many of us even stick with them through February? Maybe it’s just that we’re overdoing them—as someone who’s kept off 70 […]

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  • From Diagnosis to Camp: The Mihelich Family’s Story

    From Diagnosis to Camp: The Mihelich Family’s Story

    March 18, 1990 was a night that Randy Mihelich would never forget. That night, he was brought to Elmhurst Hospital by his parents, and subsequently learned that his blood glucose was 1,029, far exceeding the […]

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  • Mission Impact: Letters from the Presidents

    Mission Impact: Letters from the Presidents

    This year, we’re proud to welcome Felicia Hill-Briggs, PhD, ABPP and Jane E. B. Reusch, MD to ADA. As President, Health Care & Education and President, Medicine & Science, respectively, they’ll continue to further our […]

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  • Insulin Concentration Concerns: A message from William T. Cefalu, MD

    Insulin Concentration Concerns: A message from William T. Cefalu, MD

    We have serious concerns about the article, “Insulin Concentration in Vials Randomly Purchased in Pharmacies in the United States: Considerable Loss in the Cold Supply Chain,”[1] published in the Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology […]

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  • Guest Post: Chef Devin Alexander’s Christmas Healthy Holiday Secrets!

    Guest Post: Chef Devin Alexander’s Christmas Healthy Holiday Secrets!

    Chef Devin Alexander – before and after. I’m all about making sure, “You Can Have It!” During the holidays, that’s particularly important.  As someone who lost 70 pounds and reversed all my health concerns, I […]

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  • Diabetes Management Tips from Dr. Natalie Strand

    Diabetes Management Tips from Dr. Natalie Strand

    Those living with diabetes may find it a challenge to stay healthy—everyone can have conflicts when searching for the right balance of healthy habits, such as exercise, eating well and keeping your teeth and gums […]

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