Informational Links


 
Diabetes Links for Professionals
 

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics www.eatright.org

Home Food Safety, Food Allergens, Healthy Weight, Eat Right Nutrition Tips, Disease and Condition, Popular Diet Review, Professional content.


American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists www.aace.com

AACE has reached out to clinical endocrinologists throughout the nation and abroad to enlist their participation in an association dedicated to the principles of patient care, education and clinical research….”


American Association of Diabetes Educators www.aadenet.org

"AADE is a multidisciplinary association of health care professionals dedicated to integrating successful self-management as a key outcome in the care of people with diabetes and related conditions.”


Diabetes Obesity Informational and Educational Resource LINKs below:

Obesity Action Coalition Education Materials - http://www.obesityaction.org/educational-resources
The Obesity Society TOS Education Materials - http://www.obesity.org/education
Re-Think OBESITY Education Materials -  http://www.rethinkobesity.com/patient-materials.html
Your Weight Matters Education Materials - http://www.yourweightmatters.org/why-your-weight-matters/
Learn How to Become – Obesity Facts - http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/make-a-difference-careers/obesity/

American Diabetes Association www.diabetes.org

Information for patients on types of diabetes, basic diabetes information, living with diabetes, food and fitness, recipes and What Can I Eat.

American Diabetes Association http://professional.diabetes.org/Congress_Display.aspx?TYP=9&CID=71060

DiabetesPro contains online professional resources such as journals, slides, educational programs and other valuable resources.


American Diabetes Association Safe At School http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL17E994B8BC063D31

YouTube clips that can be used for refresher or teaching: Diabetes Basics, Hypoglycemia, Hyperglycemia, Insulin Pen and more.


American Heart Association http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Conditions/Diabetes/Diabetes_UCM_001091_SubHomePage.jsp

Information on: Nutrition, Physical Activity, Weight Management, Stress Management, Fats & Oils, Quit Smoking.


Celiac Foundation www.celiac.org/

Information on diet& life style, Kids Corner, Awareness, News & Events, Gluten-Free Resource Directory.


Camp Hendon www.camphendon.com/

The mission of Camp Hendon is to give children with diabetes a life changing experience that empowers them to take control of their journey with diabetes.


Center for Disease Control www.cdc.gov/diabetes

" CDC's Division of Diabetes Translation translates diabetes research into daily practice to understand the impact of the disease, influence health outcomes, and improve access to quality health care.”


Clinical Diabetes Management Podcast Series cdc.gov/podcasts

Accessing the podcasts is easy –
1. Click on the link above
2. Click on the "Browse" tab
3. Scroll down to "By Series"
4. Select "Clinical Diabetes Management" and click "Go"


County Health Rankings & Roadmaps http://www.countyhealthrankings.org/#app/kentucky/2012/rankings/outcomes/overall

The County Health Rankings & Roadmaps program helps communities create solutions that make it easier for people to be healthy in their own communities, focusing on specific factors that we know affect health.


Diabetes at Work https://diabetesatwork.org/

Learn how to implement worksite wellness programs to improve the lives of your employees and lower the costs of health care and missed productivity for your company


Diabetes Forecast forecast.diabetes.org

Diabetes Forecast magazine is the premier lifestyle magazine for people with diabetes.


Diabetes in Control www.diabetesincontrol.com

Find diabetes assistance programs, where to donate diabetes supplies, insurance laws, support, diabetes resources, treatment, and more ...


Diabetes Resources for School and Youth http://ndep.nih.gov/hcp-businesses-and-schools/Schools.aspx

Find tools to empower school personnel, parents, and students to ensure a safe learning environment and equal access to educational opportunities for all students with diabetes. Also learn about diabetes in children and adolescents and how you can help them manage their diabetes.


Juvenile Research Diabetes Foundation International www.jdrf.org/

Improving lives and curing Type 1 diabetes. Information on research, life with type 1 diabetes, publications and advocacy.


Health Care Communities - Share, Learn, Improve www.healthcarecommunities.org/

HealthcareCommunities.org (HC) is a web-based knowledge management system that provides multiple means for the healthcare quality improvement community to share knowledge and contribute to each others’ QI work. 

HealthShare  http://www.gohealthshare.com/


HealthShare is your source of trustworthy information about the quality of health care in the greater Louisville Area.  Use it to make more informed decisions about your health care. 

Kentuckiana Health Collaborative www.khcollaborative.org/

The Kentuckiana Health Collaborative (KHC) is dedicated to improving health status and healthcare in Greater Louisville and Southern Indiana and is convened by the UAW/Ford Community Health Initiative. The group is comprised of representatives that have a major stake in improving the healthcare system such as healthcare providers, health plans, hospitals, employers, government, labor unions, non-profit advocacy groups including Greater Louisville Medical Society, and other healthcare-related stakeholders.


Kentucky Diabetes Prevention and Control Program chfs.ky.gov/dph/info/dpqi/cd/diabetes.htm

The Diabetes Prevention and Control Program is a population-based, public health initiative consisting of a network of state, regional and local health professionals whose mission is to reduce new cases of diabetes as well as the sickness, disability and death associated with diabetes and its complications.


National Diabetes Education Program http://www.ndep.nih.gov/

NDEP translates the latest science and spreads the word that diabetes is serious, common, and costly, yet controllable and, for type 2, preventable. FREE educational materials available.


Practice Transformation for Physicians and Health Care Teams http://ndep.nih.gov/hcp-businesses-and-schools/practice-transformation/

The content of this website is designed to help physicians, health care professionals and health care administrators across the country who want to change the system of health care delivery around diabetes. NDEP believes that practice change is essential to provide the type of evidence-based care recommended by the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model to effectively manage diabetes, prevent its serious complications, and delay or prevent type 2 diabetes. The PCMH incorporates dimensions of patient-centered care presented by the Institute of Medicine and the Chronic Care Model. This site is organized according to those dimensions..


Worksite Wellness in Kentucky http://kentucky.stateofwellness.org/

This website is dedicated solely to worksite wellness program implementation and support. It offers free educational webinars, the latest evidence-based strategic tools and resources, on-going expert technical assistance, and opportunities for peer benchmarking and sharing of best practices. The web site serves as home to the Kentucky Worksite Wellness Initiative, the Barren River Worksite Wellness pilot project, School Staff Health Promotion Resources (K-12), and the University Wellness Alliance of Kentucky (UWAK).