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International Diabetes Federation

The Lie That's Killing Us: Pre-Diabetes

Riva Greenberg | Posted 07.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

My proposition is that recognizing pre-diabetes as "Stage 1" Type 2 diabetes will get millions more people to take action to stop their diabetes from progressing.

Hope Stirs As Diabetes Threat Mounts

John P. Howe, III, M.D. | Posted 01.14.2013 | Impact
John P. Howe, III, M.D.

Today, on World Diabetes Day, there is good news: Type 2 diabetes is preventable, and we can stop it from affecting even more around the world. The answer is as clear as the potential toll is severe -- health education.

Diabetes Symbol Mostly Unused by U.S. Organizations

Riva Greenberg | Posted 01.12.2013 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

With diabetes threatening our health, our lives, our economies, and our health-care resources, I'd love diabetes organizations to come to the table and have a conversation about how each can use the blue circle in a way that doesn't compromise its own brand.

International Diabetes Federation Congress in Dubai

Riva Greenberg | Posted 02.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Almost 15,000 participants have descended upon Dubai, part of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and where I am now, for the IDF World Congress.