LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- 400,000 people in Kentucky have either type 1 or type 2 diabetes and every 17 seconds in the U.S., someone is diagnosed with diabetes.
These are staggering statistics for something that is all too common.
The Louisville Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes is October 19.
Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the one mile walk and 5K walk begin at 10 a.m. at the Great Lawn at Waterfront Park.
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