Call to Congress 2018: Diabetes Advocacy in Action

Call to Congress - with Rep Barbara Comstock

Are you interested in becoming a diabetes advocate? If so, consider attending next year’s Call to Congress sponsored by the American Diabetes Association. I just attended my second one and left feeling empowered and inspired. What is Call to Congress? Call to Congress, a three-day event, brings together diabetes advocates from across the country. They…

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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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