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DCE Patient Education Handouts

What is Pre-Diabetes
Exercise and Type 2 Diabetes, by SCAN & DCE DPG
Ready, Set, Start Counting! Carbohydrate Counting-A Tool to Help Manage Your Blood Glucose - English, Spanish (Spanish - white background), Moderator's Guide
Managing and Preventing Hypoglycemia

WI Diabetes Prevention and Control Program

Essential Diabetes Mellitus Care Guidelines Tools

Know the Symptoms: Hypoglycemia
Know the Symptoms: Hyperglycemia
 

National Diabetes Education Program Publications

with DCE Logo

4 Steps to Manage Your Diabetes for Life
4 Steps to Manage Your Diabetes for Life (Spanish)
Your Game Plan to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Booklet
Did You Have Gestational Diabetes When You Were Pregnant?
Did You Have Gestational Diabetes When You Were Pregnant? (Spanish)
Tips for Teens with Diabetes: Make Healthy Food Choices (English and Spanish)
Tips for Teens with Diabetes: What is Diabetes? (English and Spanish) 
Tips for Teens with Diabetes: Stay at a Healthy Weight  (English and Spanish)
Tips for Teens with Diabetes: Be Active (English and Spanish)
Take Care of Your Feet for a Lifetime
Take Care of Your Feet for a Lifetime (Spanish)
Know Your Blood Sugar Numbers
Know Your Blood Sugar Numbers (Spanish)
Tips to Help You Stay Healthy
The Power To Control Diabetes is In Your Hands
How to Help a Loved One Cope with Diabetes (English and Spanish)
Prevent Type 2 Diabetes Step by Step (English and Spanish)
Choose More Than 50 Ways to Prevent Diabetes
Taking Care of Your Diabetes Means Taking Care of Your Heart (English) 
Taking Care in other languages: Cambodian ; Read in CambodianChamorro ; Chinese ; Chuukese ; Gujarati ; Hindi ; Hmong ; Japanese ; Korean ; Laotian ; Samoan ; Tagalog ; Thai ; Tongan ; Vietnamese
The Health Insurance Marketplace and People with Diabetes

Other Sources of Patient Education Materials

Learning about Diabetes-very easy to read materials
Type 1 Everyday Magic- partnership with Lilly Diabetes and Disney
Diabetescare.net- variety of educational materials  
SLAMDunk - Exercise Safely with Type 1 Diabetes, SLAMDunk Promo PDF & Link

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics:

 

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