Posts Tagged Diabetes

Mary’s Center Opens the Door to Health for Juan and Milagros

Editor’s note: The post below was originally published by Mary’s Center, a community health center that provides health care and other services […]

Helping Patients in Afghanistan Manage Their Diabetes #HelptheHelpers

Nearly 40 percent of the Afghan population lacks access to basic health services, causing many to suffer from serious, yet preventable, diseases. […]

Camps Where Kids With Diabetes Can Be Kids

Children with diabetes face unique challenges, including in the classroom. Schools often lack adequate health care services. As a result, children with […]

Community Health: Seven Health Centers Win National Award for Innovation in Diabetes Care

Innovation in Care Award Winners

BD, Direct Relief, and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) honored seven of the nation’s 1,200 community health centers with […]

Nepal Earthquake Response: Situation Report, 5/11

Pallets full of relief supplies for Nepal arrive in Kathmandu via FedEx.

Earthquake Relief Delivered to Nepal: 118, 771 lbs. of medical materials from Direct Relief, Heart to Heart, and Water Missions International were […]

Clinical Pharmacists Help People in Need Manage Chronic Conditions in Southern Utah

Since being diagnosed with diabetes in 2009, 47-year-old Nascha* struggled to control her condition. At times, her vision was blurred and she […]