Diabetes

Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

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National Diabetes Education Program

DHHS. National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Find resources, statistics, news and more to help with diabetes prevention and management.


About Diabetes

DHHS. CDC. NCCDPH. Division of Diabetes Translation.

Learn the basics about diabetes from the Center for Disease Control. Also find:


Diabetes Overview

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Read about the symptoms, causes, and management of diabetes, as well as how you can prevent it.


What I need to know about Carbohydrate Counting and Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Learn about the carbohydrates in the foods you eat and, if you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes, use this meal planning tool to help you stay healthy. Also in Spanish.


MedlinePlus: Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Read information related to diabetes, including a definition, causes and risk factors, symptoms, treatments, complications, and more. Also in Spanish.


MedlinePlus: Diabetes Type 1

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Also in Spanish.


Risk Factors for Type 2 Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Diabetes Education Program.

Learn about type 2 diabetes including the risks, complications, and prevention strategies. Also in Spanish.


Talk with Your Family

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Kidney Disease and Education Program.

Learn ways to talk to your family about the connection between diabetes, high blood pressure, and kidney disease. Download the Family Reunion Health Guide in PDF |1.5 MB.


Diabetes in Older People

DHHS. NIH. National Institute on Aging.

Read about diabetes symptoms, tests, and management for older individuals.


Diabetes and Pregnancy

DHHS. CDC. National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities.

Get answers to frequently asked questions about diabetes and pregnancy.


Managing & Treating Gestational Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Read about how a healthy eating plan and physical activity play a role in managing gestational diabetes.


Diabetes, Heart Disease, & Stroke

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Learn more about the link between diabetes, heart disease, and stroke.


Choose More than 50 Ways to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

DHHS. NIDDK. National Diabetes Education Program.


Important Information about Diabetes Blood Tests

DHHS. NIH. National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse.

For people of African, Mediterranean, or Southeast Asian heritage


Diabetes and Dietary Supplements: In Depth

DHHS. NIH. National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine.

Learn about complementary therapies related to diabetes.


What People With Diabetes Need to Know About Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. NIAMS. Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases - National Resource Center.

Read about the link between diabetes and osteoporosis.


Diabetes and Oral Health

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.

Find tips for maintaining good oral health, geared towards people with diabetes.