Healthcare Professionals

We welcome healthcare professionals and others to check out what we think are the best available downloadable materials and links to information about the care of patients with diabetes.


Hot Links for Professionals

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Interactive Tutorial

Send your patients here for a great interactive tutorial about diabetes. Includes Spanish version


Introduction to Diabetes

Introduce your patients to diabetes, the treatments, and complications that could result. Also see additional resources and statistics.

 

*Nebraska Diabetes Prevention & Control

Our own State of Nebraska Diabetes Prevention and Control program is just a click away. Help us reduce the burden of diabetes locally.

 

Quality Improvement Report

Click here for a summary report from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality on Diabetes: Quality Improvement – for better care of the patient with diabetes.

 

Body Mass Index (BMI) Calculator

An easy way for patients (or you) to calculate their body mass index (BMI), an important number to know in preventing diabetes and its complications. Includes recipes, activities, and other information for getting to a healthy weight.

 

Fact or Fiction?

Find out what information WebMD has to offer you and your patients about diabetes. Your patients are reading it. Shouldn’t you know if it’s fact or fiction so you can help them do the same?

 

Various Resources

Includes several resources that health, education, and business professionals will find useful to post and distribute.

 

Hot Links for Advanced Consumers

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Prevention & Control for Children

Follow this link for help for diabetes prevention and control for children with diabetes.

 

Eye Care

A link to help you understand and learn more about eye care as it relates to diabetes.

 

Type 1 Diabetes (Juvenile)

Check out what’s new for preventing and managing juvenile diabetes.

 

General Information

Get general diabetes prevention information including diabetes news, overviews, and current treatments.

 

Interactive Tutorial

A great interactive tutorial about diabetes. Includes a Spanish version as well.

 

Introduction to Diabetes

This will introduce you to diabetes, the treatments, and complications that could result. Also see additional resources and statistics.

 

Do You Qualify? Find Out Here

Click on this link to see if you may qualify for financial assistance for select diabetes care supplies.

 

Prevention-Friendly Work Setting

Being healthy at work is good business. Click here for help on creating a prevention-friendly work setting and on actions you can take now to help prevent diabetes and its complications at work.

 

Calculate Your Body Mass Index (BMI)

An easy way to calculate your body mass index (BMI), an important number to know in preventing diabetes and its complications. Includes recipes, activities, and other information for getting to a healthy weight.

 

Understanding Diabetes

This will help children, teens, and adults better understand diabetes and what can be done to prevent or control it.

 

WebMD

Find out what information WebMD has to offer you about diabetes.

 

Download Resources

Resources for those interested in learning more about preventing diabetes and its complications. Download, print, and copy to distribute to friends and coworkers so they can take action now to help prevent or delay diabetes.

 

What Is Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes?

http://www.ndep.nih.gov/diabetes/diabetes.htm

 

Don’t Miss the Show!

Click here to view written materials, audio, and multimedia videos on diabetes prevention in different languages. You can also order materials for sharing with your patients.