The Blue Friday initiative was created by Cherise Shockley after being diagnosed with Diabetes Mellitus (DM). Nowadays, Blue Friday is a campaign of the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) with support from several institutions, including the Brazilian Society of Diabetes. Its purpose is to make people aware of the importance of
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the most prevalent cause of mortality among people with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Learn about the strategic actions required to achieve effective diagnosis, prevention and management of CVD in the new IDF CVD in Diabetes Advocacy Toolkit.