Live Empowered/African American Programs

Live Empowered

Diabetes is one of the most serious health problems that the African American community faces today. Compared to the general population, African Americans are disproportionately affected by diabetes.

To address this growing epidemic, the American Diabetes Association created program and materials to increase awareness of the seriousness of diabetes and its complications among African Americans.

Choose to Live

Choose to Live is a diabetes awareness toolkit targeting African-American women between the ages of 35-55.

ID Day

November is American Diabetes Month and a time to communicate the seriousness of diabetes and the importance of diabetes prevention and control.

Project POWER

Project POWER provides your church with resources for creating awareness about diabetes among members and families.

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