When it comes to preventing and managing diabetes, we’re here to help.
The National Diabetes Education Program, American Diabetes Association, and many other national organizations have resources to help you learn more about diabetes and prediabetes and ways to prevent them.
Getting tested for diabetes:
American diabetes association risk test:
Am I at Risk?
Information about diabetes:
National Diabetes Education Program
American Diabetes Association
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
American Dietetic Association
Texas Diabetes Council
Texas AgriLife Extension Service
Make Your Game Plan
I Have Diabetes
Questions are the Answer
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
Treating Gestational Diabetes
Healthy eating, portion size, and recipes:
Healthy Living Dinner Tonight videos
Healthy Recipes Video Gallery
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)
Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Nutrition Facts Label
Physical activity and fitness:
Weight-Control Information Network
Step by Step: Moving Towards Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes
Classes and events:
Texas Department of State Health Services Community Diabetes Education Programs
Diabetes Education Classes in Your Area
Texas Diabetes Institute, San Antonio
Diabetes Health and Wellness Institute, Dallas
Ask your doctor or health care provider, or if you don't have one, visit 211texas.org to find out where you can get tested for type 2 diabetes.