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Am I at Risk for Type 2 Diabetes?

Describes what Type 2 diabetes is, its signs and symptoms, risk factors, tests, and what to do to prevent it and control it.

Review Date: March 05, 2012

NIH National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse - NDIC
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Asian American Diabetes Initiative

This site is dedicated to improving diabetes awareness and management in the Asian American population.

Review Date: March 26, 2013

Joslin Diabetes Center

Checking Blood Glucose

Blood glucose monitoring is one of the best tools for keeping diabetes in control. Learn more about it.

Review Date: February 05, 2013

American Diabetes Association

Control Your Diabetes: Medication and Glucose (Multimedia)

Some people can control their diabetes with diet and exercise. Other people need to take a pill or insulin to control their blood glucose. This video, also available in audio and print, provides information about how you can keep your blood glucose under control.

Review Date: February 28, 2013

Healthy Roads Media

Financial Help for Diabetes Care

An overview of financial resources that may be helpful in diabetes care: Medicaid, Medicare, and private health insurance. Includes suggestions for obtaining help from local resources.

Review Date: December 20, 2012

NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - NIDDK

Find an Endocrinologist

Find an AACE member endocrinologist in your area who treats diseases relating to the endocrine system, such as diabetes, thyroid disorders, osteoporosis, obesity, and conditions related to the reproductive system.

Review Date: December 05, 2012

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists

Gestational Diabetes

Learn how you can prevent pregnancy complications by following your doctor's advice regarding blood glucose (blood sugar) levels while you're planning your pregnancy.

Review Date: December 21, 2012

American Diabetes Association

Prevent Diabetes Problems: Keep Your Feet and Skin Healthy

Describes how diabetes can damage feet and skin, plus tips on how to care for feet and skin to prevent these complications.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - NIDDK

Prevent Diabetes Problems: Keep Your Kidneys Healthy

This article describes the damage that diabetes can do to kidneys, and outlines steps that people with diabetes can take to prevent or minimize kidney complications.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - NIDDK

What African Americans with Diabetes or High Blood Pressure Need to Know

Diabetes and high blood pressure can damage the kidneys and lead to kidney disease. African Americans have a higher rate of kidney failure than any other group of people. Learn how you can take preventive measures to guard against kidney disease.

Review Date: February 04, 2013

NIH National Kidney Disease Education Program