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Need vaccine? Learn how to get your shot at Vaccinate.Virginia.gov or call 1-877-VAX-IN-VA. Mon-Sat 8am-6pm. Language translation and online American Language available.  Virginia Relay users dial 7-1-1.

¿Necesitas vacunarte? Entérate cómo conseguir tu vacuna en Vaccinate.Virginia.gov o llamando al 1-877-829-4682 de Lun-Sáb 8am-6pm. Traducción disponible en tu idioma. Usuarios de TTY pueden marcar al 7-1-1.

First Pilot with Insulin-Treated Diabetes is Cleared to Fly by FAA

The Diabetes Organization is thrilled to share that the first pilots with insulin-treated diabetes have been cleared by the FAA for commercial flight. Introducing Pietro Marsala, diabetes warrior, and now, eligible commercial pilot. Marsala, who was on his way to becoming a commercial pilot, found out in 2012 that he had Type 1 diabetes and had to give up that career.  Now he has received his first class medical certificate and has applied to fly for a regional airline.

Great news for people with diabetes! Learn more below.

Pilots with Diabetes