IDF Press Releases

Press releases


14 November - G20 development at risk as diabetes costs soar

3 September - Making schools beter places for children with diabetes

15 June - Type 2 Diabetes: Physicians worldwide agree early conversations are crucial in the management of condition
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH/Lilly Diabetes

1 April - South-South cooperation to improve diabetes care
also available in Spanish and in Chinese


16 December - IDF partnership focuses on diabetic retinopathy

12 December  - New guideline addresses shortfall in diabetes care for older people

5 December - New partnership to raise awareness of impact of heart disease in people with diabetes

4 December - Parliamentarians take up global diabetes challenge with "Melbourne Declaration"

2 December - Largest global survey investigating early Type 2 Diabetes conversations launched by Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company in partnership with the International Diabetes Federation
Source: Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH/Lilly Diabetes

25 November - Diabetes in Indigenous Australians a focus of largest ever medical congress in Australia

14 November - Diabetes surge hits every nation

7 November  - Petra Wilson appointed Chief Executive of the International Diabetes Federation

Selection of recent IDF news stories:

Diabetes: Asia's 'Silent Killer'
Source: BBC

Combating diabetes
Source: Financial Times

Diabetes continues to spread around the world
Source: CNN

Diabetes kills one person every six seconds
Source: Bloomberg

Diabetes battle 'being lost'
Source: Reuters

Diabetes special report
The Independent (UK)

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