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Why is National Diabetes Month Important? Why do we care?

Sunday, November 1, 2020

November is National Diabetes Month which helps raise awareness about the seriousness of diabetes, what resources are available, and also removes some of the negative stigmas surrounding diabetes. It’s no secret that diabetes is a serious disease and growing in numbers across the nation and in the state of Kansas. In the past year, in … Read More

Vegetable Beef Soup – 24 for Life

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Eating well is one way you can help prevent Type 2 diabetes. Check out this easy Vegetable Beef Soup recipe provided by Alicia Skinner, Midland Care dietitian. If you’d like to learn more about preventing diabetes check out 24 for Life.  Ingredients 1 1b ground beef (80% lean) 1 cup chopped onions 2 potatoes 5 … Read More

American Heart Month – How Midland Care Can Help Fight Heart Disease

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

February is American Heart Month. This is an important month because Heart Disease is the leading cause of death for men, women, and people of most racial and ethnic groups in the United States. While High blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, and smoking are key risk factors, several other medical conditions and lifestyle choices can … Read More

24 for Life – American Diabetes Month 2019

Monday, November 4, 2019

Deborah Dawkins, Executive Director, East Topeka Senior Center (partnered with Midland Care’s 24 for Life program) “Whenever I have an opportunity to address what we’re doing for our clients, I mention the 24 for Life program and how it plays into our mission of keeping our clients as healthy as possible.” When Deborah was approached … Read More

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 24 for Life Diabetes Prevention Program Grows in Lyon County

Thursday, October 24, 2019

October 24, 2019 (Emporia, Kan.) – The Emporia Senior Center, Flint Hills Community Center and Emporia Recreation Center have partnered with Midland Care to combat Type 2 Diabetes through the” 24 for Life” program. 24 for Life is part of the National Diabetes Prevention Program, led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). … Read More