Holiday Survival Guide
The holidays can provide plenty of challenges (and temptations) for people with diabetes.That’s why we’ve prepared a special downloadable Holiday Survival Guide to help you cope with temptations, stress, holiday meals, airline travel and, even thoughtful gifts for a loved one with diabetes.
Download the Defeat Diabetes® Holiday Survival Guide!
Nuts and Seeds
Nuts and seeds are the embryos of plants and various trees which contain all the genetic information and nutrients needed to grow a new plant. They are a natural and tasty snack food that gives you energy as well as good health.
Nuts are very healthy and nutritious. In addition to being excellent sources of protein, nuts and seeds have many other benefits such as vitamins, minerals, fiber, and other phytochemicals that act as antioxidants. They contain many minerals such as magnesium, zinc, calcium and phosphorus needed for bone development, immunity and energy production. Read More
Every minute of every day 3 people are diagnosed with diabetes. 1 in 3 children WILL get diabetes in their lifetime. Tragically, more people die each year from diabetes, a preventable disease, than AIDS and cancer combined.
Defeat Diabetes Foundation is a 501(C)3 non-profit charity working to prevent Type 2 diabetes and complications from the disease through awareness and prevention programs.
We believe that this is the best chance our kids have to avoid this life-threatening disease. With proper awareness and education Type 2 diabetes can be prevented as much as 95% of the time.
We rely on the support of individuals like you to support our diabetes awareness and prevention programs. 97% of our funding comes from individuals like you.
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