Fighting D In The D

U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin (Credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)

U.S. Surgeon General Talks Diabetes In Detroit

America’s top doctor visits Detroit Wednesday to help launch a new campaign in the fight against diabetes. It’s called “Fighting D in the D” and is aimed at reducing diabetes cases in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2012

Campaign To Fight Diabetes In Detroit Goes High Tech

Reducing the occurrence of diabetes is the goal of a new campaign that’ll be kicking-off in Detroit this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2012


Detroit vs. Diabetes: Tech Key To New Campaign

Southeast Michigan Beacon Community is launching a groundbreaking new public health campaign, “Fighting D in the D,” to combat the epidemic of type 2 diabetes in the Metro Detroit area. The campaign introduces txt4health, a personalized 14-week text-based health intervention, which enables people to take a free risk assessment on their mobile device.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/19/2012