Monthly Archives: September 2012

American Diabetes Association Launches Senior Signature Series

  Initiative to place a focus on diabetes prevention, awareness and education for older adult population ALEXANDRIA, VA (September 20, 2012) – The American Diabetes Association (Association) is pleased to announce the launch of the Senior Signature Series, which will … Continue reading

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Tour de Cure Last Weekend

HUGE CONGRATULATIONS go out to the Houston Tour de Cure committee and volunteers for their record-breaking event on Saturday, September 22.  Thanks to the support from more than 1,800 riders, the event has raised more than $750,000. It’s a huge … Continue reading

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2012 Step Out Kick-Off for Houston & The Woodlands!

Anyone planning on participating in this year’s Step Out is invited to attend the 2012 Step Out Kick-Off for Houston & The Woodlands! RSVP today to reserve your spot. The first 30 people to RSVP for each location will receive … Continue reading

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Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes Nov. 17th!

Step Out is less than 2 months away! Register your team or as an individual today at: diabetes.org/stepouthouston The Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes (Step Out) is The American Diabetes Association’s largest fundraising event and nationwide campaign to raise money … Continue reading

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Tour de Cure’s Silver Sponsor… Vision Source

Welcomes Silver Sponsor Diabetic retinopathy is the leading cause of legal blindness among adults aged 20-74 years. Unfortunately an alarming 32% of diabetics never receive an eye exam. “Annual examinations by an eye care professional are critical to evaluate the ocular health … Continue reading

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Safe At School Initiatives

The ADA Youth Market’s team is back in school educating children about the prevention of type 2 diabetes and the importance of healthy living. Our Safe At School initiatives are visible in all of our schools to support those children … Continue reading

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Feria de Salud October 13th!

    Diabetes affects nearly 26 million children and adults in the United States – more than 1.7 million here in Texas.  It is the sixth leading cause of death in Texas; though it is the fourth leading cause among … Continue reading

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