Once again, Novo Nordisk's program inspires women to treat their diabetes
by keeping their bodies healthy inside and out
PRINCETON, N.J., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Novo Nordisk, a
world leader in diabetes care, today announced its DIVABETIC - Makeover
Your Diabetes program is back for a third year of providing free diabetes
education and empowerment to women living with, at risk of, or affected by
diabetes. This dynamic outreach kicks off in New York City, where one in
eight New Yorkers is affected by diabetes. Doors open at 5:30 pm for
pre-registration at Gotham Hall (1356 Broadway at 36th Street, New York, NY
10018; program time 6:00-9:00 pm).
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This year, the free program will visit eight cities where the incidence of diabetes is prevalent. DIVABETIC - Makeover Your Diabetes takes diabetes education out of the clinical setting and puts it into a supportive community setting. To date, more than 2,000 people across the nation affected by diabetes have experienced this confidence-building program inspired by the late Luther Vandross.
"Because women play a critical role in driving change in their homes and communities they can help themselves and others to adopt healthier lifestyles," said Dr. Soraly Servera, Medical Scientific Director at Novo Nordisk. "As the prevalence of diabetes continues to rise, so does the need to inspire better care."
The event features makeovers from celebrity hair, makeup and fashion
professionals, alongside coaching from Certified Diabetes Educators (CDEs)
in a casual and personal format that focuses on practical life changes in
key diabetes care areas:
Twist & Shout - Tips for integrating exercise into daily life, beyond
strict gym regimens
Denial's Not My Style - Approaches to em
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