Description of Services Provided: This website is a comprehensive resource for people with diabetes and healthcare professionals. You will learn the details of the disease, from diagnosis to oral medicines, as well as find links to health insurance information.
Description of Services Provided: Joslin's Online Diabetes Library provides a wealth of useful information explaining in detail such topics as insulin resistance, diabetes medicines, artificial sweeteners, blood sugar changes with exercise, and the effects of diabetes on sexuality.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Address: Office of Communications and Public Liaison NIDDK, NIH Building 31, Room 9A04 31 Center Drive, MSC 2560 Bethesda, MD 20892-2560
Description of Services Provided: The NIDDK offers a collection of booklets on everything from glucose monitors to alternative treatments for diabetes. There are also materials in Spanish and several designed for low-literacy levels. You can view them online or order hard copies; many are free.
Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care
provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a
substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the
advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to
starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a