Links to Other Diabetes Sites
Diabetes-related Web sites we think you should know about
For comprehensive information about diabetes and to help you lead a healthier, happier life, we have compiled this list of useful Web sites.
American Diabetes Association (ADA)
The ADA provides information and other services to people with diabetes, their families, healthcare professionals and the public.
ADA National Service Center
1660 Duke Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
The American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) is a multidisciplinary organization representing over 10,000 healthcare professionals who provide diabetes education and care. They strive to help people with diabetes live full and productive lives.
444 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 1240
Chicago, IL 60611
312) 644-2233 or (800) 338-3633
(800) TEAMUP4 (Diabetes Educator Access Line)
Centers for Disease Control, Diabetes Home Page
The National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion features a diabetes area with news, statistics, research, educational information, state-based programs, and much more.
TISB Mail Stop K-13
4770 Buford Highway, NE
Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases conducts and supports research on many of the most serious diseases affecting public health. The Institute supports much of the clinical research on the diseases of internal medicine and related subspecialty fields as well as many basic science disciplines. The Web site, part of the National Institutes of Health, features a great deal of information on diabetes, as well as an area for Diabetes Educators.
Office of Communications and Public Liaison, NIDDK/NIH
Building 31, Room 9A04
Center Drive, MSC 2560
Bethesda, MD 20892-2560
American Dietetic Association
An excellent source of information on proper diet.
216 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
Blindness and Diabetes
Resources from the National Federation of the Blind–a support and information network for all diabetics, especially those who are blind or losing vision.
National Federation of the Blind
1800 Johnson Street
Baltimore, MD 21230
Canadian Diabetes Association
Promoting the health of Canadians through diabetes research, education, service and advocacy.
Children with Diabetes
This online community is for people of all ages living with diabetes, but is especially focused on children and children's issues such as unrestricted diabetes care in schools and daycare programs. Also includes an online magazine.
Diabetes Town is designed to help parents care for very young children with diabetes. The site includes: tips for parents, teachers, and baby sitters; warning signs; managing highs and lows; and other resources.
This site is filled with personal stories, self-management insights, lifestyle tips, recipes, inspirational messages and product profiles, plus online chat and online Q & A with diabetes experts.
International Diabetes Center (IDC)
The Center is a leader in professional and patient education, and is one of the largest publishers of diabetes education materials.
3800 Park Nicollet Boulevard
Minneapolis, MN 55416
International Diabetes Federation (IDF)
This group is the only global advocate for people with diabetes.
Rue Defacqz 1
B-1000 Brussels, Belgium
Telephone: 32 2 538 5511
Fax: 32 2 538 5114
Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF)
The mission of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) International is to find a cure for the disease within their children's lifetime through the support of research.
432 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10016-8013
National Diabetes Education Program
This federally sponsored initiative is designed to improve treatment and outcomes, to promote early diagnosis, and to prevent the onset of diabetes.
National Diabetes Information Clearing House (NDIC)
1 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3560