Basic explanation of type I and type II diabetes mellitus – video
Adults with Diabetes
Canadian Diabetes Association Zeroes in on Baby Boomers for Diabetes Awareness Month
Canadian Diabetes Associationâ€™s November campaign at http://www.getserious.ca. Whether you are someone living with diabetes, or one of the millions of Canadians age 40 and over and at risk, visit the site to learn how to â€˜Better your Oddsâ€™. The site also includes a quiz that tells you your current cardiovascular age and level of risk, and offers prevention and management tips.
Healthy eating and a healthy weight are important to help manage diabetes. Develop a basic understanding of concepts such as carbohydrate counting, reading food labels, and artificial sweeteners.
literature – including links to .pdf files for printing single copies of bulk education materials