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Ben Vereen, Tony Award-Winning Actor, Strives to Raise Awareness of Diabetes and Treatment
Date:9/24/2008

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Diabetes is a chronic, widespread condition in which the body does not produce or properly use insulin - the hormone needed to transport glucose (sugar) from the blood into the cells of the body for energy. More than 230 million people worldwide are living with the disease, and this number is expected to rise to a staggering 350 million within 20 years. It is estimated that nearly 24 million Americans have diabetes, including an estimated 5.7 million who remain undiagnosed.

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