Monthly Archives: May 2014

We Need Your Vote!

We are excited to tell you that American Diabetes Association, Houston Market/Chapter has been named a finalist in the Regions Financial “What a Difference a Day Makes” contest.  We have a chance to win up to 100 hours of volunteer … Continue reading

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EXPO Volunteer Opportunities

  EXPO Volunteer Opportunities Like most successful events, the American Diabetes Association EXPO could not happen without volunteer support. It takes over a hundred dedicated volunteers to ensure an EXPO event runs smoothly. You, your family and friends can play … Continue reading

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May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Today on ADA’s blog, an interview with Dr. George L. King of the Joslin Diabetes Center, who has researched the high rate of type 2 diabetes in Asian Americans and is also a member of our Asian Pacific American Diabetes … Continue reading

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Preventing Kidney Failure When You Have Diabetes

Diabetes is the cause of approximately 44 percent of all new cases of kidney disease*. That’s why the American Diabetes Association and DaVita, a leading provider of kidney care, have teamed up to encourage you to get tested for kidney … Continue reading

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