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Diabetes - resources

The following sites provide further information on diabetes:

  • American Diabetes Association -- www.diabetes.org
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International -- www.jdrf.org
  • National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion -- www.cdc.gov/diabetes
  • National Diabetes Education Program -- www.ndep.nih.gov
  • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases -- www.diabetes.niddk.nih.gov
  • National Library of Medicine MedlinePlus -- www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/diabetes.html

The following organizations have information on diabetes-related complications:

Diabetic retinopathy resources:

  • National Eye Institute -- www.nei.nih.gov/health/diabetic/retinopathy
  • American Academy of Ophthalmology -- www.aao.org/eye-health/diseases/what-is-diabetic-retinopathy

Diabetic neuropathy (nerve pain) resources:

  • American Chronic Pain Association -- www.theacpa.org
  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke -- www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/diabetic/diabetic.htm

Kidney disease resources:

  • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases -- kidney.niddk.nih.gov
  • National Kidney Foundation -- www.kidney.org/atoz/atozTopic_Diabetes

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Resources - diabetes

Review Date 2/3/2016

Updated by: Brent Wisse, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.