Diabetes


Find general information on diabetes below. Please also see these pages:



National Diabetes Education Program

DHHS. National Institutes of Health; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


MedlinePlus: Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.


Diabetes Basics

American Diabetes Association.

Find prevention and management tips for Type 1, Type 2, and Gestational Diabetes.


Diabetes and CAM: A Focus on Dietary Supplements

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

Get resources on dietary supplements and other complementary and alternative medicine practices, including herbals.


Diabetes Risk Test

American Diabetes Association.

Also in Spanish (PDF|134 KB).


Diabetes Mellitus

Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy.


Ask the Dietitian - Diabetes

Ask the Dietitian.


Type 1 Diabetes Fact Sheet

DHHS. National Institutes of Health.

Learn about past, present and future research and knowledge on Type 1 diabetes.


African Americans and Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse.

Find a fact sheet about African Americans with diabetes and a press release about the frequency of pre-diabetes.


Ten Ways African Americans Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes (PDF | 42 KB)

DHHS. NIDDK. National Diabetes Education Program.


Hispanics/Latinos and Diabetes

DHHS. NIH. National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse.

Access fact sheets and other resources on diabetes in Hispanic and Latino Americans. Includes Spanish language versions.


Ten Ways Hispanics/Latinos Can Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

DHHS. NIDDK. National Diabetes Education Program.