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American Diabetes Association

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Colette Jakubow

on 18 September 2015

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Transcript of American Diabetes Association

About 1 in every 400 children and adolescents has diabetes.
If you donate to the American Diabetes Association we can save peoples lives together one at a time.
Diabetes is a metabolic disease in which the body's inability to produce any or enough insulin causes elevated levels of glucose in the blood.
The CDC says 1 in 3 adults will be diabetic by 2050.
The risk for stroke is 2 to 4 times higher among people with diabetes.
$245 billion, is the total cost of diagnosed diabetes in the United States in 2012!
Joan Allen
Joan Allen is a sponsor of the American Diabetes Association
American Diabetes Association
"The mission of the American Diabetes Association (ADA) is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes."
25.8 million or 8.3% of the population in the United States has diabetes in 2011
The American Diabetes Association is a great association to be able to fight and cure the awful disease, diabetes.
Many people today, have an insulin pump that pumps insulin in the body. This replaces an insulin shot(s)
Also, some people today take an insulin shot(s) which the insulin brings down the blood sugar in the body.
A meter is a device that connects to the pump to tell how much insulin you need to bring down a high blood sugar.
The American Diabetic Association's logo is to represent an "A" for American
Created By: Colette Jakubow
Diabetic people need your help like a spoon needs soup.
The people who find out that they are diagnosed with diabetes are as sad as people losing Flappy Bird.
Celebrity's with diabetes
Larry King
Salyma Hayek
Nick Jonas
Paula Deen
Drew Carey
Jay Cutler
Halle Berry
George Lucas
American Diabetes Association Stop Diabetes - Numbers
Colette Jakubow
Websites With Supporting Evidence
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