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Diabetes Cases Double by Ben Simon

By: Dennis G. | April 6, 2016
Article Below: Geneva (AFP) – The number of adults estimated to be living with diabetes has nearly quadrupled over 35 years, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday, urging huge efforts to change eating habits and exercise more. The UN’s health agency said the number of adults with the disease
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Meter Race

By: Dennis G. | September 19, 2015
A METER RACE Who would have thought testing blood sugars could be so much fun? It was the last day of a 4 day basketball camp for kids ages 5 to 18, with type 1 & 2 diabetes. August, 2015 brought 45 kids with diabetes together, in the gym of
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Reminder Daylight Saving Time

By: Dennis G. | March 5, 2015
Daylight Saving Time Begins Sunday, March 8, 2015   Don’t forget to change the time on your meter and your insulin pump if you use an insulin pump. If you need instructions, refer to your owners’ manual or call the toll-free number on the back of the glucose meter or
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Holiday Eating

By: Monica Joyce | December 10, 2014
Though eating healthy during the holidays are a challenge for most, people with diabetes have a head start on eating healthy. Avoiding lots of sweets and foods that provide little nutriiton is a natural part of the day. Loooking at the carbohydrates and calories in foods is second nature. Balancing
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Happy Thanksgiving!

By: Monica Joyce | November 27, 2014
Wishing all Slam Dunk families a Happy Thanksgivng. Don’t forget to adjust your insulin for the extra calories and carbohydrates. Best, Monica and the Slam Dunk Board
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10 Year Celebration!

By: Monica Joyce | November 20, 2014
Slam Dunk for Diabetes celebrated 10 years of summer camps on Nov. 2nd. at the Riverside Country Club. Here is a recap of the evening. Eli Lilly presented five of the Slam Dunk Kids with the Journey Award for having lived well with diabetes for 10 years. The silent auction
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Hello, Slam Dunk Kids!

By: Monica Joyce | November 6, 2014
Welcome to our Slam Dunk for Diabetes® website! We’re very excited to have this place to share our stories with you about our camps, our kids and more. We hope you’ll come back often–and share your own stories about camp, whether you’re a Slam Dunk Kid or the family of
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