OK, be honest: Who's still recovering from all the World Diabetes Day festivities this past Thursday...?




There was a ton going on for World Diabetes Day Nov. 14 -- which is also the birthday of Dr. Fredrick Banting who discovered insulin. Here's a glimpse we've compiled on Storify of some of those happenings.

News nuggets from around the diabetes community

American Diabetes Association Names New CEO
Non-profit leader Kevin L. Hagan named as new chief exec of national diabetes org after six-month search.
FDA Approves New Basal Insulin
Sanofi's Troujeo has 'flatter profile' of action that helps to avoid lows.
Daytona Win for Racecar Driver with Diabetes!
Type 1 driver Ryan Reed wins first NASCAR series race at Daytona on Feb. 21.

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Thanks to our cartoonist Mike Durbin, who blogs at My Diabetic Heart and also lives in Indiana like our own Mike Hoskins -- so they both were able to attend the WDD meetup in Indy! And yes, there was a LOT of Diet Coke being passed around there ;)

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