Take Charge of Your Diabetes
- Controlling Your Diabetes
- Keeping Track of Your Blood Glucose
- Feelings About Having Diabetes
- Eye Problems
- Kidney Problems
- Heart and Blood Vessel Problems
- Nerve Damage
- Foot Problems
- Dental Disease
- Pregnancy and Women's Health
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Diabetes Program supports diabetes control programs in all states, the District of Columbia, and eight U.S. territories or island jurisdictions. You may contact your local program for more information on diabetes.
To get contact information,
call toll free 1-800-CDC-INFO (232-4636),
Contact CDC-INFO. Information available in English, and Spanish 8am-8pm ET/Monday-Friday Closed Holidays.
This book is in the public domain. Anyone may reproduce any or all of the contents. It is also available on the Internet at www.cdc.gov/diabetes, or you can call toll free 1-877-CDC-INFO (232-4636) for more information or a copy of this book and others. This book is also available in Spanish.
Links or references to nonfederal organizations mentioned in this book or in the resource list are provided solely as a service to our users. These links and references do not constitute an endorsement of these organizations or their programs by CDC or the federal government, and none should be inferred. CDC is not responsible for the content of the individual organization Web pages found at these links.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Take Charge of Your Diabetes. 4th edition. Atlanta: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2007.
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
The 1998 versions of Take Charge (Spanish and English) are available to eligible persons in Braille and in a recorded format at the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS) http://www.loc.gov/nls/. To find Take Charge, select "search the catalog" and type in Take Charge of Your Diabetes. Eligibility criteria is described at http://www.loc.gov/nls/eligible.html.