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Materials For Your Health Fair Or Event

View NIDDK's science-based, patient-friendly fact sheets, flyers, and brochures created to hand out at health fairs and community events.

Follow these 12 steps from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on how to plan a health fair.

Printed copies of many items listed below can be ordered from the NIDDK Health Fair form (PDF, 41 KB) .

Gestational Diabetes: What You Need to Know (PDF, 943 KB)
Defines gestational diabetes and lists risk factors. Briefly describes the effects of gestational diabetes on the mother and baby. Offers tips for staying healthy during pregnancy.

Tips for Teens with Diabetes: What is Diabetes? (PDF, 782 KB)
This tip sheet provides useful information about diabetes and encourages teens to take action to manage their disease for a long and healthy life.

Tips for Teens with Diabetes: Be Active (PDF, 101 MB)
This tip sheet provides useful information about diabetes and encourages teens to take action to manage their disease for a long and healthy life.

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Bowel Control Problems: What You Need to Know (PDF, 3.1 MB)
Defines bowel control problems, or fecal incontinence. Briefly describes symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

Colon Polyps: What You Need to Know (PDF, 518 KB)
Defines colon polyps. Briefly describes risk factors, symptoms, those who should be tested for colon polyps, and treatment.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome: What You Need to Know (PDF, 561 KB)
Defines irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Briefly describes symptoms, diagnosis, and ways to help relieve symptoms.

Lactose Intolerance: What You Need to Know (PDF, 1.1 MB)
Defines lactose intolerance. Briefly describes symptoms and ways to manage symptoms.

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Overactive Thyroid: What You Need to Know (PDF, 819 KB)
Briefly explains overactive thyroid, or hyperthyroidism, risk factors and symptoms.

Underactive Thyroid: What You Need to Know (PDF, 747 KB)
Briefly explains underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, risk factors and symptoms.

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Bladder Control: What Women Need to Know (PDF, 880 KB)
Identifies who is likely to have bladder control problems and briefly explains what causes bladder control problems in women. Offers tips for improving bladder control and encourages women to talk with their doctor.

Chronic Kidney Disease: What Does It Mean for Me? (PDF, 552 KB)
Explains the basics of CKD for recently diagnosed patients.

For People with Diabetes or High Blood Pressure: Get Checked for Kidney Disease (PDF, 2.6 MB)
Explains the key risk factors for CKD and the importance of getting tested.

Make the Kidney Connection Outreach Informational Card (PDF, 729 KB)
Explains the key risk factors for chronic kidney disease and the importance of getting tested. Informs of the Family Reunion Health Guide and Kidney Sundays Toolkit.

What African Americans with Diabetes or High Blood Pressure Need to Know
Highlights key facts about the impact of kidney disease on African Americans and statistics related to kidney disease in the United States.

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Prostate Problems: What Men Need to Know (PDF, 1.5 MB)
Describes the prostate and its function. Identifies the two most common prostate problems and describes symptoms, causes, and treatment.

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Hepatitis B: What Asian and Pacific Islander Americans Need to Know (PDF, 190 KB)
Defines hepatitis B and lists its symptoms, modes of transmission, and risk factors. Explains why Asian and Pacific Islander Americans and other foreign-born Americans are at higher risk for chronic hepatitis B. Describes how to protect against hepatitis B.

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The Weight of the Nation
This film series and discussion guides highlight obesity’s causes, its impacts and the steps you can take for yourself, your family and your community. Host film screenings to learn more about the health consequences of carrying extra weight and how to promote healthy eating and active living.

The Weight of the Nation for Kids
This film series highlights youth who take a lead role in making healthy changes in their schools and communities. Host film screenings to inform, inspire, and create positive changes in your own schools and communities.

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