Blood glucose self-monitoring with a glucose meter.
World Diabetes Day is the primary global awareness campaign of the diabetes world. It was introduced in response to the alarming rise of diabetes around the world. The campaign features a new theme each year to address issues facing the global diabetes community.
Health Awareness Days
Affected people, their relatives and interested people
International Diabetes Federation and WHO
November 14 marks the birthday of Frederick Banting who, along with Charles Best, first conceived the idea which led to the discovery of insulin in 1922.