Alexa Diabetes Challenge

Alexa Diabetes Challenge

Do you have a great idea for a way to use Alexa that would help people better manage their type 2 diabetes? Enter the Alexa Diabetes Challenge to win cash and the services of a technical mentor to make it happen. Submissions are now open for the $250,000 Alexa Diabetes Challenge, sponsored by┬áMerck & Co.,…

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What I Learned at the Call to Congress

Call to Congress group on Capitol steps

Have you been trying to find a way to get more involved in the political process, but don’t quite know where to start? That’s exactly how I was feeling too. When the American Diabetes Association asked me to become a diabetes advocate and offered me the opportunity to participate in their Call to Congress 2017…

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Call to Congress: Getting Ready to Discuss Diabetes

ADA Call to Congress in Washington DC

I’m taking a break from recipes today to focus on something equally important: making my voice heard to decision-makers on Capitol Hill. I’m in Washington, DC attending the American Diabetes Association’s Call to Congress. Topics for Discussion Yesterday we learned about public policy advocacy. Today we are meeting with our members of Congress to discuss:…

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