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Taking Care of Your Diabetes Means Taking Care of Your Heart NDEP-52EN

Taking Care of Your Diabetes Means Taking Care of Your Heart

Many people don’t know that having diabetes means that you have a greater chance of having heart problems such as heart attack or stroke. This tip sheet encourages patients with diabetes to work with their health care team to set goals to manage A1C, blood pressure, and cholesterol to prevent heart problems. It also has a record form to track diabetes numbers.

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Last reviewed: 07/01/2014

Did You Have Gestational Diabetes When You Were Pregnant? What You Need to Know. NDEP-88

Did You Have Gestational Diabetes When You Were Pregnant? What You Need to Know.

Women with a history of gestational diabetes have a greater chance of getting diabetes later in life. Their offspring have a greater chance of becoming obese and getting type 2 diabetes. This tip sheet encourages women who had gestational diabetes to get tested for diabetes after pregnancy and take actions to help the whole family stay healthy.

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Also available in these languages:

Spanish

Last reviewed: 04/01/2014

4 Steps to Manage Your Diabetes for Life NDEP-67

4 Steps to Manage Your Diabetes for Life

These four steps help people with diabetes understand, monitor, and manage their diabetes to help them stay healthy. This publication is excellent for people newly diagnosed with diabetes or who just want to learn more about controlling the disease.

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Also available in these languages:

Spanish

Last reviewed: 04/01/2014

How to Help a Loved One Cope with Diabetes NDEP-57

How to Help a Loved One Cope with Diabetes

This tip sheet provides practical suggestions for helping loved ones cope with diabetes. It also lists organizations that can help.

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NDEP received an award for this publication.This NDEP publication received a 2014 Bronze National Health Information Award from the Health Information Resource Center.

Also available in these languages:

Spanish

Last reviewed: 12/01/2013

It’s Not Too Late to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes NDEP-75

It’s Not Too Late to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

This tip sheet helps older adults take steps to prevent or delay getting type 2 diabetes.

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NDEP received an award for this publication.This NDEP Publication received a 2014 Bronze Award from the National Mature Media Awards.

Last reviewed: 12/01/2013

Take Care of Your Feet for a Lifetime NDEP-4

Take Care of Your Feet for a Lifetime

If you have diabetes, your feet need special attention. This booklet helps you care for your feet and provides tips to prevent serious foot problems.

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NDEP received an award for this publication.This NDEP publication received a 2014 ClearMark Award of Distinction from the Center for Plain Language.

Also available in these languages:

Spanish

Last reviewed: 08/01/2012

Choose More than 50 Ways to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes NDEP-71

Choose More than 50 Ways to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes

This tip sheet helps African Americans at risk for type 2 diabetes find ways to move more, make healthy food choices, and track their progress with making lifestyle changes to lower their risk.

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NDEP received an award for this publication.This NDEP publication received the 2013 Second Place ReadsEasy Publication Award from Health Literacy Innovations.

Last reviewed: 08/01/2012

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