Friday, November 14, 2008

Holiday Today???

YES!!! It's World Diabetes Day today!!!!

World Diabetes Day (WDD) is the primary global awareness campaign of the diabetes world. It was introduced in 1991 by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in response to the alarming rise in diabetes around the world. In 2007, the United Nations marked the Day for the first time with the passage of the United Nations World Diabetes Day Resolution in December 2006, which made the existing World Diabetes Day an official United Nations World Health Day.

Here is a link to find out more about WDD:

Here is a picture of Molly and I supporting the cause and wearing Blue today!!!

1 comment:

Kelly said...

Happy Diabetes Day!!!

... Is that right? Happy?

... Unfortunate Diabetes Day?