Lions Diabetes Chairperson speaks about type 3 diabetes

  IRVINE, Calif. - March 4, 2020  - The halls of the Visalia Convention Center were buzzing recently  with news of a new type of diabetes. Everyone attending the first day of  the California Lions Clubs State Convention was curious. Lions Clubs  members from across the state were intrigued by this new — and unheard  of — type of diabetes.  Several physicians attending the convention were  puzzled when they were asked, "What is type 3 diabetes?

Then,  Lions, physicians and others in healthcare assembled in the San Joaquin  conference room, where Brian Ballard was scheduled to speak about the  psychology of diabetes. Click here to read more


Decline in Mortality Seen in Diabetes Patients in China


FRIDAY, Jan. 17, 2020 (HealthDay News) -- From 2001 to 2016,  mortality declined among people with diabetes in Hong Kong, according to  a study published online Jan. 16 in Diabetologia.

Hongjiang Wu, M.P.H., Ph.D., from the Chinese University of Hong Kong Prince of Wales Hospital, click here to read more


American Association of Diabetes Educators partners with Lions Clubs International


Oak Brook, Illinois, September 6, 2019 – Lions Clubs International  and the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) recently  signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish a cooperative  alliance in the fight against type 2 diabetes. The two organizations  will join together to help prevent or delay type 2 diabetes and improve  the quality of life for those living with diabetes within the U.S.  

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2019 American Diabetes association Scientific Sessions


San Francisco, California, June 12, 2019 - This year's American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions held in San Francisco definitely had more of an energetic buzz and air of anticipation than the past few years, if you ask us.

This is most certainly due to the incredible progress in new Artificial Pancreas (aka Closed Loop or Automated Insulin Delivery) systems coming soon, along with better CGM sensors, infusion devices and apps. Not to mention new smart insulin click here to read more