American Diabetes Association Receives Gold Web Health Award
December 9, 2013
The American Diabetes Association, the nation’s leading voluntary health organization in the fight to Stop Diabetes®, has been awarded a 2013 Gold Web Health Award for its MyFoodAdvisor®: Recipes for Healthy Living microsite.
The Health Information Resource Center℠ announced the winners of its 15th annual Web Health Awards℠ this past week. The competition, which is held biannually, featured 47 entry categories, including blog, e-newsletter, mobile application, mobile website, social media, video and website. A panel of 23 experts in digital health media served as judges and selected gold, silver, bronze and merit winners from more than 300 entries.
The American Diabetes Association's Recipes for Healthy Living website is a free resource that provides a variety of healthy recipes and meal planning ideas for people with diabetes, at risk for diabetes and anyone who is trying to eat healthier. Recipes for Healthy Living is updated monthly with new recipes, meal plans and tips for healthy cooking. To learn more, visit diabetes.org/recipes.
The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight to Stop Diabetes and its deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. For more information please call the American Diabetes Association at 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) or visit www.diabetes.org. Information from both these sources is available in English and Spanish.
About the American Diabetes Association
Nearly half of American adults have diabetes or prediabetes; more than 30 million adults and children have diabetes; and every 21 seconds, another individual is diagnosed with diabetes in the U.S. Founded in 1940, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) is the nation’s leading voluntary health organization whose mission is to prevent and cure diabetes, and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. The ADA drives discovery by funding research to treat, manage and prevent all types of diabetes, as well as to search for cures; raises voice to the urgency of the diabetes epidemic; and works to safeguard policies and programs that protect people with diabetes. In addition, the ADA supports people living with diabetes, those at risk of developing diabetes, and the health care professionals who serve them through information and programs that can improve health outcomes and quality of life. For more information, please call the ADA at 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) or visit diabetes.org. Information from both of these sources is available in English and Spanish. Find us on Facebook (American Diabetes Association), Twitter (@AmDiabetesAssn) and Instagram (@AmDiabetesAssn)