Archive for May 2nd, 2012

May 2nd, 2012

#HAchat Recap: Health Activist Mythbusters

by Caitlin

May is all about setting the record straight.  Across conditions there are countless myths, misconceptions, and stigma.  Where do these myths come from you might ask?  In the end they stem from a lack of education, and the fact that sometimes it’s easier to accept the myth then look for the real answer, or try to understand the truth or the science behind a condition.  Yesterday’s chat focused on the first step to combatting myths both on and offline: defining and recognizing these myths and their origins.

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May 2nd, 2012

Now Live: Diabetes Mealtime Management Sharing Hub

by Amanda

We are so excited to announce the launch of our new Sharing Hub – Diabetes Mealtime Management – and share new content with everyone in the Diabetes Online Community.

 

These shareable videos, feature inspiring Health Activists, Karen Graffeo of Bittersweet Diabetes and Ronnie Gregory of The Poor Diabetic and offer topics that will interest Health Activists and patients alike. We know education is a key step toward empowerment so Karen and Ronnie and joined by knowledgeable members of the Sanofi US team, Community Manager Laura Kolodjeski and Product Director Stephanie Schibell – to discuss the latest information on the product offer.The videos provide details about the offer and a Q&A section led by Karen and Ronnie.

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