|Diabetes Self Management: Disease State Resources|
American Diabetes Association (ADA)
The ADA is a non-profit organization that provides objective and credible information to patients with diabetes. The link directs you to the patient portal website where information on diagnosis, treatment, lifestyle, and on-line community support is found.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
The CDC, operating as one of the major components of the Department of Health ad Human Services, provides patients with information on the basics of the disease, management, and patient-focused programs offering support and information.
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
AHRQ Library of Resources for Diabetes offers information to patients to help them compare and discuss treatment options for their care. The link provides the information to order the free publication, available in both English and Spanish.
The Mayo Clinic provides a website portal that will link patients to online resources for risk testing, training, self monitoring of blood glucose information, as well as other foundations for information on diabetes management and education.