Feria Valencia Convention & Exhibition Centre hosted the second edition of the Diabetes Experience Day, an initiative that was held on February 14 and which brought together more than one thousand people. Throughout the day, participants were able to learn a little more from this disease during the session of Endocrines Dr. Javier Ampudia or Dr. Beatriz Cuartero, even listent peculiar histories of patients with diabetes who have shown that their disease does not limit them at all. This is the case of the ironman Antonio Ortega or the first astronaut with diabetes Josu Feijoo. Nutritionists, nurses, and various professionals who work daily with patients with diabetes contributed their experience to attendees.
Moreover, Experience Day Kids counted with the participation of 80 children. In a side event, children aged between 4 and 14 years participated in educational workshops, demonstrations, sports activities and competitions so children could enjoy an experience intended for them.
“The second edition of the Diabetes Experience Day has been a meeting where the real stars have been people with diabetes and their
The reference event in diabetes in our country chose the Convention & Exhibition Centre, which allowed him to successfully celebrate the scheduled activities. Not in vain, the participation this year has doubled with respect to the previous call.