Diabetes: Risk Reduction Through Knowledge and Action

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The number of people with diabetes (high blood sugar) is increasing every year. In the United States, about 1 in 10 people have diabetes.1 That’s about 34 million people in total. And about 1 in 4 people with diabetes do not know they have it.1 Most (90-95%) have type 2 diabetes. This type of diabetes […]

Quest Diagnostics Health & Wellness Empowers Employees to Take Charge of Their Health

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We partnered with the American Diabetes Association of Kansas City as a Wellness Lives Here™ sponsor to host educational presentations at our Kansas City-area call centers.

Quest Diagnostics Receives Elite Corporate Health Champion Designation by the American Diabetes Association

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The Quest Diagnostics Lenexa, Kansas, location was named an American Diabetes Association® Elite Health Champion. The Health Champion Designation is part of the Wellness Lives Here initiative, which is designed to inspire and fuel our nation’s healthful habits at work and beyond. This designation recognizes companies and organizations that inspire and encourage organizational well-being. To […]

Quest Testing Provides Vital Info for ‘The Doctors’ Patient

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Laboratory testing from Quest Diagnostics provides vital information for an obese patient on ‘The Doctors’ television series.

World Diabetes Day

How Innovative Digital Programs Can Help Reduce Type 2 Diabetes Risk

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Diabetes Awareness Month (November) and World Diabetes Day (November 14) not only bring awareness to a condition that affects 1 in 11 people, but also provide an opportunity for reflection about health, wellness, and the risk factors for type 2 diabetes. According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), at least 86 million Americans are at […]