On a side note - if you live in Surrey - or pass through you probably have seen the World Diabetes Day flag that is flying high and proud in Guildford - here's a few photos i took this morning
So there is exactly 3 weeks from the December deadline and i am $1200 short of the deadline amount - panic is starting to set in - but luckily - the panic is just brought more and more ideas - who wouldnt love to do a hot dog sale on a saturday right before Christmas! Bonus for hungry Christmas shoppers in a busy department store! Gotta love my connections! Please everyone - if you have been thinking of donating - there really is no excuse to wait - today is World Diabetes Day! I find it a very fitting day to place those donations - and well for everyone else - i KNOW it was payday today and its YOUR payday next week too... PLEASE click here to donate .
Some info for you, that you may or may not already know - Please share we need to spread the word!
So you know there is Type 1 & Type 2 diabetes - BUT did you know there is a third? Yup - gestational diabetes can occur in pregnancy - and is actually temporary.
Approx. 2.4 million Canadians have diabetes.
Someone is diagnosed approx every 50 seconds.
Myth: Eating too much sugar causes diabetes.
Fact: Regular activity helps your body lower blood glucose levels, promoste weightloss, reduces stress and enhances overall fitness.
Diabetes can also cause Heart Disease, Kidney Disease, Eye Disease, nerve damage & impotence.
Fact: YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE Please help me reach my fundraising goal for Team Diabetes .