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  • Issue 39 – Cycling because … “Yes! We can!” YDA_ISSUE_39_DESIGN LAYOUT_confirm-online_Page_01“Ride for Youth Diabetes 2014″ was a 5-month fundraising and motivational cycling program me organized by YDA to inspire a spirit of “Yes! We Can”. Read the cyclists’ inspiring stories and you will realize the goal was achieved several times over with wonderful results.
  • Issue 38 – Diabetes at school YDA_ISSUE_38Are you ready for school? Please ensure your school checklist includes a meeting with the homeroom teachers to introduce or refresh their memory of your child’s diabetic needs. Transferring from kindergarten to primary school can be unsettling – new programmes, a new schedule and new school friends. ...
  • Issue 37 – Travelling with diabetes YDA_ISSUE_37For a long time “type 1 diabetes” was just an alien medical term to me as it is so rare amongst ethnic Chinese, but 16 years ago a family member was diagnosed with type 1 and I saw first hand how the disease stresses, even traumatises the family. In November 2012, ...
  • Issue 36 – Diabetes conference highlights YDA_Issue_36 onlineSince its founding in 2001 by Joanna Hotung, our organisation has been known as the Hong Kong Juvenile Diabetes Association. Now 14 years on, we have launched a new look and name- Youth Diabetes Action, an organisation that has worked tirelessly to help the youth of Hong Kong living with ...
  • Issue 35 – Be the change that you wish to see in the world HKJDA_issue35-4Q2013-low_Page_01My hope for YDA has always been that it would not only be a source of support and information, but also become the starting point for our members to meet one another and form their own communities for sharing and inspiration.