23% of U.S. adults dwelling with kind 2 diabetes are undiagnosed. World wide, 1 in 10 individuals have diabetes and virtually 1 in 2 adults with diabetes are undiagnosed. Sadly, untreated kind 2 diabetes can result in additional well being issues.
That is the place you are available—we want your assist to alter this story!
Collectively, by means of our #SeeTheSigns of diabetes consciousness marketing campaign, we’re ensuring everybody is aware of the indicators of diabetes so each individual growing the illness can obtain a well timed prognosis and keep as wholesome as potential.
Get entangled and assist save lives:
1. Share our #SeeTheSigns of diabetes social media graphics
Head over to our #SeeTheSigns of diabetes web page to search out quite a lot of sharable social media graphics.
Publish to social media with the hashtags #SeeTheSigns and #T2D and keep in mind to tag us @BeyondType2!
2. Obtain and print #SeeTheSigns posters to share in your neighborhood
Distributing #SeeTheSigns posters in your neighborhood ensures individuals who aren’t spending time on-line know the indicators of diabetes too. You may submit them at your native espresso store, faculty, school, camp, grocery store and extra.
Downloadable black and white posters may be discovered on our #SeeTheSigns of diabetes web page.
3. Publish your personal #SeeTheSigns photograph or video
On or round World Diabetes Day (November 14!) submit an image or reel utilizing your fingers to share the variety of indicators you/your beloved had and share your story concerning the indicators you skilled. Our main channel is Instagram, although please submit throughout all of your social channels too!
- STEP 1: Take a selfie (photograph or video) holding up your fingers to point out the variety of indicators you skilled earlier than being recognized.
- If it’s zero, i.e. you didn’t discover any indicators, use your hand to create a zero.
- In case you are making a reel on Instagram please create it to the music Eye of The Tiger, ideally beginning on the 18-second mark (click on right here to see the half to start out). For data on find out how to add music to a reel on Instagram, click on right here.
- STEP 2: Share your story! In your submit share the indicators you noticed in your self or your beloved. 4 of the important thing indicators are extreme thirst, frequent urination, unexplained weight reduction and exhaustion.
- STEP 3: In your submit, thank and tag the individuals who helped you #SeeTheSigns.
- STEP 4: In your caption, contemplate together with: “November 14 is #WorldDiabetesDay – I’m sharing my indicators so others can #SeeTheSigns #T2D. Be a part of our neighborhood & share yours.”
Please keep in mind to tag us @BeyondType2! In Spanish, #SeeTheSigns is #VeLasSeñales. You too can add #SeeTheSigns stickers to your tales and reels on Instagram — simply search ‘seethesigns’ below the GIF stickers part.
Thanks for serving to others #SeeTheSigns of diabetes! You’re saving lives. Thanks!