Welcome to The Bermuda Diabetes Association
Our mission is to lead the Bermuda community to reduce the prevalence of diabetes and improve the lives of those affected.

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Let's start the new year right with some great exercise and support for The Bermuda Diabetes Association by participating in the first major walking event of 2020. Please see details on the attached pledge form and the Bermuda Triangle Challenge web site to register.

We will be opening a badly needed new treatment centre at the end of this year and are appealing for extra funding to help us complete the work.

Read the story in the Royal Gazette

Fit & Fuelled Calendar Supports Diabetes Centre
Teresa Perozzi and Agathe Holowatinc have released their company’s Fuelled Bermuda 2020 Calendar, with part proceeds to go toward the building of the new Diabetes Centre. The full story is available on Bernews.

You don’t have to be alone, the Bermuda Diabetes Association is here for you.

World Water Day on March 22 reminded us of the importance of access to clean and safe water. Many organisations around the world celebrated this day by recognizing the need to encourage members of the public to make water their drink of choice.

“Water is essential for good health and has no sugar. It keeps us hydrated, energized, and alert,” said Deanna Moher, Healthy Kids Community Challenge Project Coordinator. “Choosing water over sugar-sweetened beverages and sports drinks is one of the best ways to reduce sugar intake for lifelong health.”

Research shows that sugar-sweetened beverages are the single largest source of sugar in people’s diets. Almost half of the sugar consumed every day comes from beverages, and too much sugar can lead to health problems and tooth decay. Studies also show that children who are used to drinking water at a young age are more likely to drink water later in life.

Bermuda Diabetes Association is encouraging the development of active and healthy lifestyles. Drinking water is essential to nurturing healthy choices.

Congratulations to Sara Bosch de Noya, our Registered Dietitian and Diabetes Educator at the Bermuda Diabetes Association, for being the Individual Winner of the Public Health Awards 2018

Read the story in the Royal Gazette

Are you at risk for Type 2 Diabetes?
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Diabetes now affects 371 million people worldwide and is responsible for one death every six seconds, or about 4.8 million deaths each year, according to a study presented by International Diabetes Federation . Read more...

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