promoting diabetes alert day
® on social media
Diabetes Alert Day® is next Tuesday, March 28. This is a day to sound the alarm about the prevalence of type 2 diabetes in American adults by asking America to take the American Diabetes Association Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test.
Using social media platforms, such as Facebook and Twitter, is a quick and easy way to promote diabetes awareness and encourage people to take the diabetes risk test. Below are some messages you can customize and post on your practice's social media feeds:
Diabetes Awareness Hits the Airwaves
The Pennsylvania Department of Health (PA DOH) will be promoting diabetes awareness, prevention and resources on various radio stations across the state in support of Diabetes Alert Day. PA DOH Deputy Secretary for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Dr. Loren Robinson, and PA DOH Director of the Bureau of Health Promotion and Risk Reduction, Tomas Aguilar, will both be interviewed on several radio shows to discuss the importance of choosing a healthy lifestyle to help prevent and manage diabetes.
Make sure to listen for these interviews on your local radio stations.