Patient Education Handouts

Patient Education Handouts

(Previously called "Patient Education Slicks") Patient Education Handouts

The following are reproducible patient education handouts available in PDF format. 
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Diabetes DPG 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

Advanced Insulin Management: Using Insulin-to-Carb Ratios and Correction Factors

Healthy Eating on a Lean Budget (On The Cutting Edge article, Spring 2010)

Mealtime Insulin Management

Managing and Preventing Hypoglycemia

Sweet Taste - Without the Calories

 Funded/Industry Handouts

What to Do with Used Sharps - sponsored by
Learning about Diabetes-very easy to read materials
Type 1 Everyday Magic- partnership with Lilly Diabetes and Disney
SLAMDunk - Exercise Safely with Type 1 Diabetes, SLAMDunk Promo PDF & Link

 WI Diabetes Prevention and Control Program

Know the Symptoms: Hypoglycemia
Know the Symptoms: Hyperglycemia

 Joslin Diabetes Center

Healthy Habits to Prevent Diabetes
Talking with Your Patients About Diabetes Prevention & Pre-Diabetes

 National Diabetes Education Program Publications

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)
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: CambodianListen in CambodianChamorroChineseChuukeseGujaratiHindiHmongJapaneseKoreanLaotianSamoanTagalogThaiTonganVietnamese
The Health Insurance Marketplace and People with Diabetes

 Other Useful Handouts

Somali Carbohydrate Counting Guide

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics:


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