Resources within Your Community
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Whether you are recently diagnosed with diabetes or have been living for some time with diabetes, it is good to have resources. We’ve listed some of the best organizations for information and support for the diabetic community.
Through research, education, service, and advocacy, the Canadian Diabetes Association works to prevent type 2 diabetes and to improve the quality of life for those affected by type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes.
American Diabetes Association
The ADA provides information and other services to people with diabetes, their families, healthcare professionals and the public.
International Diabetes Center
Provides world-class diabetes care, education, and research that meet the needs of people with diabetes and their families. They are known internationally for their clinical, motivational and educational services.
Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists
The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists is a multidisciplinary membership organization for healthcare professionals who specialize in teaching patients about diabetes and how to self-manage the disease.
Centers for Disease Control
Provides direct access to important health and safety topics, scientific articles, data and statistics, tools and resources concerning diabetes.
Children with Diabetes
The mission of Children with Diabetes, Inc. is to promote understanding of the care and treatment of diabetes, especially in children; to increase awareness of the need for unrestricted diabetes care for children at school and daycare; to support families living with diabetes; and to promote understanding of research into a cure
Traveling with Diabetes
The American Diabetes Association provides the helpful suggestions below for people with diabetes who are planning to travel.