Dame Dash is opening up about his struggles with type 1 diabetes and building a whole network around it. The 46-year-old just launched a network called “Dash Diabetes Network”. Dame seems to be opening up about this his coexistence with type 1 diabetes since he was a teen and producing material around the disease to help others in his situation.
Facts: -29.1 million people in the United States have diabetes, but 8.1 million may be undiagnosed and unaware of their condition.
-About 1.4 million new cases of diabetes are diagnosed in United States every year. -More than one in every 10 adults who are 20 years or older has diabetes. For seniors (65 years and older), that figure rises to more than one in four. Check it out at @dashdiabetesnetwork