I haven't heard of anyone this year. dLife has a page with famous athletes with with diabetes (see here for that page). There were a few contenders, but for various reasons, I'm not sure any will be in Beijing. For example, rower Chris Jarvis from Canada was hoping to be in the Beijing Olympics (he WAS in the Athens Olympics), but I believe he was disqualified this round (I'm not certain why, it could be he now lives in Boston attending college, or maybe it was his age, or maybe he just didn't make it this time around ... I don't know what the rules to qualify for the Canadian Olympic team). Perhaps we'll learn of some this weekend!
The Diabetes Hands Foundation and Diabetes Advocates Program is proud to announce and congratulate the members of DA who were granted scholarships to attend diabetes conferences in 2013! Thanks to a generous grant from Novo Nordisk, in 2013 we were … Continue Reading
El Centro Nacional de Prevención de Enfermedades Crónicas y Promoción de la Salud en el Estados Unidos encontró que a partir de 2002-2009, el 11,8% de los hispanos mayores de 20 años, que viven en los EU, viven con diabetes … Continue Reading