Promote National Diabetes Month 2018
Partners, organizations, and health professionals can get involved in National Diabetes Month, too! Use the resources below to share our 2018 theme, Promoting Health After Gestational Diabetes, to raise awareness among women with a history of gestational diabetes about their lifelong risk for developing diabetes.
Check back soon for materials you can use in your social media channels, website, and community outreach activities! In the meantime, please explore the resources below. If you have any immediate questions, please contact Diane Tuncer.
NIDDK offers free, evidence-based health information on topics, such as
- Gestational Diabetes
- Preventing Type 2 Diabetes
- Weight Management
- The Lasting Impact of Gestational Diabetes (video)
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Resources for Health Professionals
NIDDK conducts, supports, and coordinates research on many of the most serious diseases affecting public health. View resources for health professionals.
- Diabetes in America, 3rd Edition, a compilation and assessment of epidemiologic, public health, clinical, and clinical trial data on diabetes and its complications in the United States. Chapter 4: Gestational Diabetes (PDF, 793 KB)
- Guiding Principles for the Care of People with or at Risk for Diabetes - 10 clinically useful principles that synthesize areas of agreement among existing diabetes management and prevention guidelines.
- Follow our Diabetes Discoveries & Practice Blog! Join diabetes thought leaders, health professionals, and researchers in a dialogue on emerging trends and practical applications in diabetes prevention and management.
November 14 is World Diabetes Day. On November 14 organizations around the world will host events to raise awareness about diabetes. Visit the International Diabetes Federation’s World Diabetes Day website to learn more.