Types of Diabetes
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November 2016 is...
Our 2016 Radio Public Service Announcement (PSA) Campaign:
1 in 3 U.S. Adults have Prediabetes. 9 out of 10 Adults with Prediabetes don't even know they have it.
Diabetes can result in many serious health problems including kidney disease, nerve damage, blindness, skin conditions, high blood pressure, and stroke.
Attend Diabetes Self-Management classes to learn the skills needed in the day-to-day management of diabetes, how to feel better, and avoid complications.
We understand the need for resources to help inform patients about Diabetes, and their risk.
Do you know the American Medical Association and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have developed a toolkit to help prevent Diabetes. Find out more!
There are Diabetes Prevention Programs (DPP) available in Alaska. One of the barriers for DPP is outreach to eligible clients. We need providers to actively refer to this program. Find out more…
We know enrollment of DPP among women with or without a history of gestational diabetes is effective in preventing diabetes long-term. Find out more…
When referring your client, take into consideration the risk-benefit for the individual client. Studies show DPP to be effective, however the degree of effect varies depending on the individual client and variation of risk of Type 2 Diabetes. Find out more…
We have diabetes self-management programs available throughout the state.
To learn more contact: firstname.lastname@example.org