Find a Diabetes Program Near You
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: Find the closest diabetes education program near you, as well as resources including healthy coping, monitoring, problem solving, healthy eating, and being active.
VBCH Diabetes Resource Directory
: Diabetes Resource Directory for Hampton Roads.
Virginia Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs
: A listing of diabetes self-management education programs in Virginia by city.
Va. Diabetes Support Groups
: A listing of diabetes support groups in Virginia by city.
: Hosts a type 1 diabetes support group located in Lynchburg, Virginia.The group meets 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. every third Wednesday of the month. Open to individuals and families living with type 1 diabetes and pediatric type 2 diabetes. Sessions include formal and informal meetings, educational presentations, guided discussed, networking, mentoring, and more.
Information about Diabetes
ADA Diabetes Risk Test
: Take this simple quiz to see if you are at risk of developing diabetes.
Diabetes Personal Care Card (English)
: Handy checklist to help you take charge of your care.
Diabetes Personal Care Card (Spanish)
: Handy checklist to help you take charge of your care in Spanish.
Hemoglobin A1C Definition Sheet (English)
: Defines what a Hemoglobin A1C test is and how it compares to blood sugar glucose readings.
Hemoglobin A1C Definition Sheet(Spanish)
: Defines what a Hemoglobin A1C test is and how it compares to blood sugar glucose readings in Spanish.
: Provides resources various health topics across many cultures.
Diabetes Self Care Planner
: Provides goals and steps to improve your lifestyle and diabetes control.
: Provides goals and steps to improve your lifestyle and prevent diabetes.
: Information about the MyPlate method
Easy Way to Increase Your Steps
: Provides ideas on increasing your steps at home, work and in your community.
Logging Your Steps
: Tool for tracking steps, including how many steps in a mile.
Foot Care Tips (English)
: If you have diabetes, your feet need special attention.
Foot Care Tips (Spanish)
: If you have diabetes, your feet need special attention (in Spanish.)
: A guide from Consumer Affairs of online diabetes supply delivery.
Resources Around Medications
Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation drug discount card
Freestyle Assistance Program
: Prescription assistance program for Freestyle products
Discount Cards for various Diabetes Products
: Discount cards for diabetes products including test strips, glucose meters, and insulin.
: Database providing average cost of prescriptions, discount cards, coupons, and more.
Pharmaceutical Assistance For Persons with Diabetes
: Resources for assistance with diabetes medications and supplies.
Diabetes Wellness Foundation
: Discount card program for use with medications, including pet medications.
Bayer Contour Next Savings Program
: Discount Savings Program for the Bayer Contour Next meter and strips
OneTouch Prescription Assistance Program
: Prescription assistance program for OneTouch products
Resources for College Students and Young Adults with Diabetes
College Diabetes Network includes a list of Virginia schools with CDN chapters
Students with Diabetes
Resources for Women
American Diabetes Association: Gestational Diabetes
: Includes resources such as basics of gestational diabetes, treatment, and keeping your baby healthy
NIH NIDDK Gestational Diabetes
: Information from the National Institutes of Health: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease includes basics of gestational diabetes, affects of gestational diabetes on pregnancy, and pregnancy for those with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
March of Dimes: Gestational Diabetes
: Resource on gestational diabetes and ways to have a healthy pregnancy, and who is at risk of developing gestational diabetes
: Created by the Office of Women's Health at the US Department of Health and Human Services, offers a variety of information on various women's health issues, including gestational diabetes and diabetes.
: Includes information for gestational diabetes, type 1 diabetes, and type 2 diabetes.