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Last modified: February 8, 2011, 8:34 PM
The American Diabetes Association's mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and improve the lives of those affected by diabetes. To fulfill this mission, the American Diabetes Association funds research, publishes scientific findings, provides information and other services to people with diabetes, their families, health professionals and the public. The Association is also actively involved in advocating for scientific research and for the rights of people with diabetes.