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Businesses promoted by the Committee on Health and Welfare (Operation of funds for the enhancement of the public)

Businesses on the prevention of diabetes and public relations (PR) promoted by funds for the enhancement of public health, given by the committee on health and welfare

Professional Education in diabetes of the organizers of the diabetes enterprises
The diabetes specialists comprising the diabetes education team will instruct organizers and officials of diabetes enterprises nationwide in professional education in diabetes.


Publication of diabetes education booklets and distribution free of charge.
Publish pamphlets and magazines about diabetes for people with diabetes and their families, as well as the general public and distribute these free of charge.

Education Businesses

Education offering information on the management of diabetes for people with diabetes and their families

Complimentary lectures on the issue of diabetes

An open education program offering information on an outline of diabetes, dietary remedies, exercise remedies, complications etc.
Provide free testing of blood glucose before and after, as well as counseling on diabetes.


Adult Diabetes Education Camp

An education group composed of diabetes specialists such as doctors, nurses, nutritionists, social welfare officials, exercise specialists etc. will spend a planned time period with serious adult with diabetes focusing on educating them on effective and correct management of personal diabetes.

Public Relations Businesses

Businesses projecting the detail of diabetes and the activities of the association to both diabetics and the general public

Website of the Association

Includes information on the management of diabetes, articles from “The Monthly Diabetes”, up-to-date news on diabetes and the enterprises and schedules of the association.
www.dangnyo.or.kr


Health Exhibition

Invited National Health Exhibitions held by government to provide counseling on diabetes and campaign of preventing diabetes on 2000.

Business on excavating diabetics (Campaign on free testing of blood glucose levels)

In order to excavate potential diabetics and start their management at an early stage, perform complimentary testing of blood glucose levels in a public area for the general population implemented every months.


Sponsorship enterprises for diabetics


Provide blood glucose meters for measuring blood glucose levels and supplies and initiate education on diabetes for the management of diabetes and the excavation of potential diabetics that are under adverse circumstances.
l Provide diabetes education and complimentary blood glucose meters for measuring blood glucose levels to school nurses in order to excavate diabetics among children and teenagers to prompt management of diabetes at an early stage.


Activities on the welfare and amity of diabetics

Diabetes Hiking Activity

Monthly activity of mountain hiking for the DAK members and their families to provide the chance of information exchange and enhance amity has been held since 1999.



Diabetes walking marathon

An opportunity for diabetics, their family members and specialists to walk together and experience the positive effects of exercise and enhance their willingness of aggressive managing their diabetes, while projecting to the general public about diabetes.

*2001 .5: The First Walking Marathon (joint sponsored with Korea Diabetes Association)
*2001. 10: The second Walking Marathon (joint sponsored with Korea Diabetes Association)



International Interchange Activities


Through observations and interchanges with international diabetes associations, obtain the recent news on diabetes as well as the direction with which the association is planning to move into.

*1997. 5: Visit to the Japanese Diabetes Association conference
*1999. 6: Visit to the American Diabetes Association
*2000. 11: Establish booths and conduct public relations at the International Diabetes Federation
*2001. 4: Visit to the Japanese Diabetes Association conference
*2001. 10: Visit from the Japanese Diabetes Association to Korea and held a meeting