Presented to GlaxoSmithKline (Parsippany, New Jersey), November 15, 2005.
- No rocket science, no brain surgery: a healthy weight and active body is the best insurance against developing type 2 diabetes.
- Diet is the foundation for diabetes self-management, with synergistic influences from both exercise and prescribed medications (when needed).
- 95% of caring for diabetes is up to the individual who has it. Therefore, a person with diabetes has the choice to control it — or not. A person who may be predisposed to diabetes also can choose to help prevent its onset.