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Diabetes Disease Organizations

There are many organizations who provide support for patients and medical professionals. View the full list of Diabetes Disease Organizations (PDF, 293 KB).

Be Active When You Have Diabetes

 

For Patients

Be Active When You Have Diabetes

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This booklet explains the types of physical activity and how to create and manage a physical activity plan. The booklet also provides a list of questions for patients to ask their health care team about a physical activity plan.

This booklet can be used with the instructor's guide.

For Health Care Instructors

Be Active When You Have Diabetes: A Guide for Instructors

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This flipbook is the companion instructor's guide to the Be Active When You Have Diabetes booklet for use in one-on-one or small group patient education settings. The flipbook provides color illustrations with second- to third-grade level text on the patient pages and teaching points on the corresponding instructor pages. The teaching points help a person identify ways to become more physically active.

This guide can be used with the patient booklet.