34¢ Diabetes Awareness
Issue Date: March 16, 2001
City: Boston, MA
Printed by: Ashton-Potter (USA) Ltd
Printing Method: Lithographed
Perforations: Serpentine die cut 11 ¼ x 11 ½
The Diabetes Awareness stamp is one of a series of stamps issued by the Postal Service to highlight social and public health concerns. Images on the stamp symbolize diabetes testing and research. Millions of Americans have diabetes, but many are unaware that they are diabetic. No cure yet exists, but there are promising areas of investigation.