Team Novo Nordisk, formed with the participation of athletes with Type 1 diabetes from different countries of the world, continues to inspire people with diabetes. The team, which will compete in the 56th Presidential Cycling Tour, demonstrates that by participating in this competition that requires high endurance, individuals with diabetes will increase their quality of life with sports and they can be active in life.
Team Novo Nordisk, consisting of athletes with Type 1 diabetes and participating in cycling races around the world, will compete in the 56th Presidential Cycling Tour.
Team Novo Nordisk, which consists of six stages and participation in this race that requires high stability in Turkey as well as around the world also continues to be a source of inspiration to people with diabetes. With this inspiration, the Novo Nordisk cycling team invites people with Type 1 diabetes to be active in all areas of life as well as in sports.
"Novo Nordisk, managed by the world's largest foundation, has been dedicating itself to the lives of people with diabetes for nearly 100 years."
Novo Nordisk Executive Vice President and Turkey General Manager Dr. Burak Cem said that their mission as a company is to overcome diabetes, one of the biggest health problems of the 21st century, and change obesity, with global collaborations and an approach that guides the future. He added that Novo Nordisk, a company that has devoted itself to social health in the field of diabetes for nearly 100 years and managed by the world's largest foundation, is proud to put the benefits it creates for human health before all gains.
Emphasizing that they organize many scientific and social trainings to draw attention to healthy life, Dr. Burak Cem said that they support projects that will raise awareness, develop new projects and offer an effective approach for patients.
"Individuals with type 1 diabetes can be athletes like everyone else with the right management"
The 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin by the people of science, Team Novo Nordisk in Turkey stating that they are very proud to welcome Dr. Burak Cem said, “For this reason, we are pleased to provide unconditional support to various projects aiming to increase the adherence of people with diabetes and their quality of life. Sports is one of these areas for us, ”he continued.
Drawing attention to the fact that individuals with type 1 diabetes can be athletes like everyone else, with the right management, without having to fall behind in any activities in their lives, Dr. Burak Cem said that individuals with Type 1 diabetes can manage their lives better thanks to sports.
Dr. Burak Cem said, “As a result of overprotection, while trying to prevent complications arising from diabetes, the quality of life of the individual decreases. All team members have Type 1 diabetes occurs when athletes from Team Novo Nordisk, everyone 56. Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey joining the summer they invite to watch this success story, "he ended his words.