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Mar 11, 2014, 08:09 ET

GrandmaSandy.com Finds New Home at Diabetes Hands Foundation

The Diabetes Hands Foundation now hosts GrandmaSandy.com among its online sites and has established the Grandma Sandy Fund. This special fund,...

Sep 10, 2013, 13:13 ET

Diabetes Hands Foundation Commends the Diabetes Technology Society (DTS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for First Steps to Protect Diabetes Patients

Sept. 9 Forum Outlines Proposed Mandatory Surveillance Program of Blood Glucose Monitors; Patients Call for Greater FDA Enforcement The...

Sep 06, 2013, 11:37 ET

Diabetes Hands Foundation Advocate To Speak At Diabetes Safety Meeting To Address Blood Glucose Monitoring

Experts and Patient Advocates Convene to Discuss Diabetes Meter Accuracy Post-Market Surveillance for Blood Glucose Meters and Strips The...

Feb 12, 2013, 14:23 ET

This Valentine's Day, Diabetes Online Community Urges Public to "Spare a Rose, Save a Child"

 Roses have a new meaning this Valentine's Day for people touched by diabetes around the world.  A group of diabetes advocates are...

Nov 21, 2011, 11:06 ET

Big Blue Test 2011 Provides Life-Saving Insulin and Supplies to More Than 8,000 People in Need

The Diabetes Hands Foundation announced today the donation of $75,000 to six diabetes charities that help people with diabetes in need in...

Nov 01, 2011, 12:00 ET

Do the Big Blue Test and Change The World of a Person with Diabetes

People with diabetes will help change the lives for others with diabetes in need as they do something in unison -- exercise. Every time someone...

May 26, 2011, 14:52 ET

Diabetes Hands Foundation Wins Two Telly Awards

Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF) announced today that it is the recipient of two Telly Awards for the diabetes awareness video Big Blue Test...

Nov 02, 2010, 09:00 ET

Watch This Video and a Child With Diabetes Gets a Week of Life-Saving Insulin

What started a year ago as a creative way to encourage people with diabetes to stay active has grown into a global campaign to raise awareness...

Aug 02, 2010, 09:40 ET

No-Sugar Added Poetry Book Tells Diabetes Like It Is

BERKELEY, Calif., Aug. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- No-Sugar Added Poetry, a breathtaking and beautiful new collection of 39 poems written by people touched...

Nov 10, 2009, 14:28 ET

Thousands Take The Big Blue Test on World Diabetes Day

November 14 is World Diabetes Day. On that day, at 14:00 hours (2 pm, local time), thousands of people with diabetes will test their blood...