Professional Resources For You
The following resources help you stay informed about the latest in medical research and clinical information.
American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
AADE is a multidisciplinary organization representing over 10,000 healthcare professionals who provide diabetes education and care. They strive to help people with diabetes live full and productive lives.
National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
Promotes excellence in the field of diabetes education through the development, maintenance, and protection of the CDE credentials and certification. Includes links to state CDE organizations.
FDA Diabetes Information
This portion of the FDA web site discusses the regulation of almost all of the foods people with diabetes eat and the medical products they use, such as glucose meters, insulin pumps, diabetes medicines, and insulin.
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the nation's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, serves the public by promoting optimal nutrition, health and well-being. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Web site includes a large section about proper diabetic diet.
Offers current practice-oriented content, including news briefs, interactive case studies, practice guidelines, conference summaries, schedules of future conferences, and patient resources.
National Guideline Clearinghouse
A public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
National Diabetes Education Initiative
Primarily for health professionals; includes a news watch and literature alerts.