Diabetes is a condition in which the body either cannot produce insulin or cannot effectively use the insulin it produces.
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Provides a fact sheet addressing the causes, symptoms, preventions, and treatment available. Includes a self test.
Describes the disease and covers glucose, insulin, diet, exercise, pills, complications, and research. Written by a Canadian physician.
Offers dietary recommendations, including recipes and tips on managing blood sugar levels. From GlaxoSmithKline, United Kingdom.
US-based online community provides advice, interviews, product sales, membership benefits, and events calendar.
Learn about the different types of diabetes, disease management, become a part of the community, and find articles from experts. Includes news and resources.
Healing Handbook for Persons with Diabetes
Presents chapters about the types of diabetes, how to cope, monitoring, exercise, diet, medication, foot care, traveling, and sick day management. Spanish and Hebrew additions also available.
The Hormone Foundation: Diabetes
Features an overview, symptoms, treatment options, lifestyle issues and prevention; as well as other diabetes-related resources.
Joslin Diabetes Center
Features news, patient services, professional education, research information, an online library, camps, and discussion groups.
Learn more about managing your condition, taking insulin, and their products used to treat type 1 and type 2.
MedicineNet: Diabetes Overview
Medical information about diabetes therapies, complications, research, and treatment. Provides a support group and news via RSS feed.
Michigan Comprehensive Diabetes Center
Contains information on managing diabetes, current research, personal stories from those who live with the disease, and news and events.
National Diabetes Education Program
Covers diabetes control, prevention, resources for children, and awareness campaigns. From the National Institute of Health and Center for Disease Control and Prevention.
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
Provides educational materials to increase knowledge and understanding about diabetes among patients, health care professionals, and the general public.
Present Global Diabetes
Online conference for diabetes care professionals. View lectures, connect with colleagues, and collaborate to learn.
Security Guidelines for Air Travel With Diabetes
Travelers with a diabetic condition should be aware of recent airport security measures that may impact their ability to travel. [PDF]
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