Live Empowered/African American Programs
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.
Live Empowered takes a targeted approach to increasing the awareness of the seriousness of diabetes.
This diabetes awareness toolkit targets African-American women between the ages of 35-55.
We provide your church with resources for creating awareness about diabetes.
Just A Touch is a community based educational module that discusses nerve damage, also known as neuropathy.
Download this recipe sampler of tasty and healthy meals selected by our African American Subcommittee. (2 MB PDF)
Raise awareness of the impact of diabetes amonth African Americans diagnosed with diabetes, prevention, delayng the onset of complications, and management of the disease.
There are life-changing opportunities in your community to inspire healthy living, advocate, and help with events.
Check out our parent mentor volunteer program full of parents just like you!
Become a Red Strider! Know someone with diabetes? Walk for them!
Every dollar you give can be doubled until May 15th to help Stop Diabetes!
Scroll through our calendar of EXPOs to find out when there will be one near you.
Ditch the chips! We've got recipes for eight healthy snacks you'll love to eat.
Learn what BIG discounts on auto insurance may await you.
Get motivated with our newly revised “I Hate to Exercise” book
Subscribe to our blog! It’s the best way to see what we’re up to at the Association.
If you have diabetes, join us for the ride!
Order your Diabetes Forecast® today! 25 Tips to healthy living. Click here to start.
Check out our site full of vegetarian meal planning ideas!
Find your local office to get involved in your community.
A new tool to increase the convenience of portion management
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