Below are links to information related to diabetes. Click on the right menu or scroll down to view general information and programs, research, statistics and guidelines on this topic.
For Them and For You, Too
Read this fotonovela to learn simple steps to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes, especially if you have a family history of the condition. Care for your family by caring for yourself first.
Effects of Diabetes on a Female
Diabetes can affect any part on your body. The good news is that you can prevent most of these problems. Click on the figure at right to learn more about how diabetes can affect your body.
Seven Tips for Women with Diabetes (10/30/2012)
Blood sugar that is not well controlled in a pregnant woman with type 1 or type 2 diabetes could lead to problems for the woman and the baby.
Have Diabetes? Get Tips for Safe Travels (6/30/2012)
Summer is here, and so is vacation season. If you have diabetes, make plans to manage your disease while traveling so you can stay healthy and enjoy your trip.
Diabetes and Pregnancy (12/8/2011)
Learn how to control your blood sugar before and during pregnancy to help prevent birth defects and other poor outcomes, such as miscarriages or stillbirths.
Women at High Risk for Diabetes, Access and Quality of Health Care, 2003-2006 (3/15/2011)
This report uses national datasets to provide information about the quality of care among women at high risk for diagnosed diabetes compared with women not at high risk. CDC and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality collaborated on the development of this report.
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