Diabetes in the US

Diabetes cases aren’t increasing as fast as in previous years, but the numbers are still climbing—37.3 million people in the United States have the condition. Learn how people with all types of diabetes can improve their health and prevent or delay diabetes-related health complications.

Season 2 Videos

Diabetes: What Is It?

Find out exactly what diabetes is—and isn’t—and what you can do to manage your health.

The State of Diabetes in the US 2017

The latest numbers are staggering. Find out what they mean to our nation’s health.

Diabetes Information You Can Trust

In a world of information overload, CDC answers all of your diabetes questions in one place.

The State of Diabetes in the US 2017 (30 seconds)

Understanding where we stand as a nation and what the new numbers mean.

Season 1 Video

The US Diabetes Epidemic

The 3 major diabetes types, impact on the nation, and how to prevent or control type 2 diabetes.

Page last reviewed: December 23, 2021