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Diabetes Awareness
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Oak Ridges Lions Club

  Since 1950 

 
 

November is Diabetes Awareness Month!


Lions from around the world voted to make diabetes our primary cause moving into the future. We’re helping educate the world on the need for diabetes-related research, programs and initiatives. Learn more about diabetes, and get involved!?

 

NOVEMBER 14

 World Diabetes Day

 

Take the Risk Assessment?


 #LIONSFIGHTDIABETES

Diabetes is the signature cause of Lions and Leos around the world. This year, in partnership with the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) we’re on a mission to make our mark by screening 1 million people for type 2 diabetes. Help us reach our goal by taking the online risk assessment.

Online Risk Assessment

Finding out if you’re at risk for type 2 diabetes is simple. You can complete the Test2Prevent in roughly 10 minutes and a few clicks—then encourage others to take the assessment.

 


Diabetes Facts

Diabetes can lead to serious diseases affecting the heart and blood vessels, eyes, kidneys, nerves and teeth. In most high-income countries, diabetes is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease, blindness, kidney failure, and lower limb amputation. It is expected to affect 629 million adults by 2045.


Contact Lion Walter at 905 773-0090 for more information.    

 

  If you like more information about the Oak Ridges Lions Club and how to become a member

phone: 905-773-0090

 Email: walter@oakridgeslions.com