MMWR Announcement National Diabetes Month — November 2013
MMWR: Awareness of Prediabetes — United States, 2005–2010
Diabetes Detection Podcasts
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Surveillance System is now available.
March 26 is Diabetes Alert Day. Are you at risk?
Diabetes Public Health: From Data to Policy[PDF-7.69MB]
NSAIDs and Chronic Kidney Disease Video
Preserving Vision in Patients with Diabetes Video
November is National Diabetes Month. Learn more about diabetes in youth and adults.
Heart disease and stroke deaths have decreased 40% for people with diabetes.
Diabetes is the leading cause of blindness. A new MMWR Report, read more...
Prevent Diabetes: A Workplace Obesity Prevention Program
National Kidney Disease Education Program: Get Involved
Initiative for Rigorous Diabetes Health Policy Research Utilizing Natural Experiments
Lack of exercise increases the risk of obesity and type 2 diabetes.
Vision Health Resources
New study shows residents of distressed Appalachian counties are at higher risk of diabetes than residents of other counties.
CDC Identifies Diabetes Belt
New County-Level Estimates of Leisure-Time Physical Inactivity
New Funding Opportunity Announcements (FOAs) Awarded in 2010
Diabetes Care During Natural Disasters, Emergencies, and Hazards
CDC's 34th Annual Diabetes Translation Conference
Protect Your Kidneys
Facts About County-Level Estimates of Leisure-Time Physical Inactivity
As many as 1 in 3 U.S. adults could have diabetes by 2050
CDC Health Disparities and Inequalities Report – United States, 2011
Pneumonia Can Be Prevented — Vaccines Can Help
Watch CDC Medscape Commentary: "Diabetes and Influenza: A Dangerous Mix" (Length: 5:45)
Diabetes and Pregnancy: Gestational Diabetes [PDF–1.24MB]
Got Diabetes? Thinking About Having A Baby? [PDF–1.31MB]
The National Program to Eliminate Diabetes Related Disparities in Vulnerable Populations
Listen to "A Minute of Health with CDC" (Length: 0:59)
Listen to "A Cup of Health with CDC" (Length: 4:00)
Women and Diabetes
In recognition of American Diabetes Month, the FDA Office of Women’s Health has developed a new video public service announcement (PSA) entitled “Women and Diabetes”.
Insulin Pens and Insulin Cartridges Must Not Be Shared
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued an alert to health care professionals about sharing insulin pens.
March is National Kidney Month
Kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death in the United States. In 2000, more than 26 million U.S. adults had chronic kidney disease (CKD) yet most didn’t know it. Diabetes and high blood pressure are the primary causes.
American Diabetes Alert Day
Nearly 24 million Americans have diabetes and, of these, about 6 million do not know they have it. If current trends continue, 1 of 3 people born in the United States in 2000 will develop diabetes during their lifetime. In 2007, about 1.6 million adults were newly diagnosed with diabetes, and at least 57 million adults were at risk of developing diabetes. However, studies have shown that people at risk who lose weight and increase their physical activity can prevent or delay diabetes.
The Eagle Books
In the series of four Eagle Books, wise animal characters share important messages with young children about how to lead healthier lives through physical activity, healthy eating, and learning about ways to prevent or control diabetes.
CDC develops a chronic kidney disease initiative
The Kidney Disease Initiative is designed to provide public health strategies for promoting kidney health.
Get obesity estimates for your county and state.
At A Glance (AAG), 2010 — Diabetes Successes and Opportunities
Five SEARCH articles provide a comprehensive picture of diabetes burden in children and adolescents.
Exercise and Physical Activity for the Aging