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What does the American Diabetes Association do?
Last Updated: 4th February, 2020
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Then, who does the American Diabetes Association Help?
The American Diabetes Association (ADA) is a United States-based nonprofit that seeks to educate the public about diabetes and to help those affected by it by funding research to manage, cure and prevent diabetes (including type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes, gestational diabetes, and pre-diabetes).
Also, how does the American Diabetes Association define diabetes? Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases characterized by hyperglycemia resulting from defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both. These range from autoimmune destruction of the β-cells of the pancreas with consequent insulin deficiency to abnormalities that result in resistance to insulin action.
Beside this, is American Diabetes Association a good charity?
THE AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION. The American Diabetes Association is the nation's leading 501(C)3 nonprofit charity fighting against diabetes and its deadly consequences. Nearly 30 million children and adults in this country are diagnosed with diabetes, so the mission we have is an urgent one.
When was the American Diabetes Association founded?