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What’s New in Diabetes

The latest from the Division of Diabetes Translation, including new resources, programs, campaigns, and website updates.

2017 Diabetes Report Card

Diabetes 2017 Report Card cover

CDC publishes the Diabetes Report Card [PDF – 5 MB] every two years to provide current information on the state of diabetes and its complications in the nation. Public health professionals, state health departments, and communities can use this data — including information on diabetes, prediabetes, risk factors, and health outcomes — to focus their diabetes prevention and control efforts where they are needed most. Learn More >



Your Health with Joan Lunden and CDC Season 2

Watch Season 2 of “Your Health with Joan Lunden and CDC”

The mini-series that informed millions of American viewers about diabetes and prediabetes earlier this year is back for a second season. Building on the success of Season 1, these 26 new video segments explore diabetes-related issues in depth, from reversing prediabetes to what to make for dinner. Watch here.


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Puppies, Prediabetes, and Prevention

A new lighthearted public service announcement (PSA) campaign, developed in partnership with the American Medical Association, American Diabetes Association, Ad Council and CDC, offers viewers a “perfect way to spend a minute”: take a prediabetes risk test while watching adorable animal videos. The PSAs feature loveable creatures and encourage people to visit to discover how they can lower their risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Watch the campaign videos here.

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National Diabetes Statistics Report, 2017

This report provides up-to-date scientific data and statistics on diabetes [PDF – 3 MB] and its burden in the United States. Learn more.

Fast Facts:

  • 30.3 million people have diabetes (9.4% of the US population)
  • Diagnosed: 23.1 million people
  • Undiagnosed: 7.2 million (23.8% of people with diabetes are undiagnosed)
CDC Diabetes Microsite Embedded on a Website

CDC Diabetes Content, Your Website

Check out the new diabetes microsite—a collection of science-based, reader-friendly diabetes articles you can add to your own website. Save time, money, and effort while still keeping your audiences informed with CDC content that’s already created and automatically updated. With just a few lines of code that we provide, our feature stories, infographics, and links to more information are available right from your own web pages. Learn more.

Diabetes Features & Spotlights

This collection of articles explores the many aspects of managing diabetes and preventing type 2 diabetes, with a focus on helping people take positive action to live their healthiest lives.


Diabetes Press Releases & Social Media

For the latest news releases, digital media kits, and social media, see Press & Social Media.

  • Page last reviewed: March 1, 2018
  • Page last updated: March 1, 2018
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    • National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Division of Diabetes Translation