For Health Professionals

You can make a difference!

As a health care provider, the treatment plan you and your patients with diabetes create can have a lasting impact. Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) is a cost-effective tool proven to help improve health behaviors and health outcomes for people with diabetes.

Resources

Handouts

Ready to Take Charge of Diabetes
Ready to Take Charge of Diabetes?

Printable copies of this Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) info sheet are available in both English and Spanish.

Manage Your Diabetes booklet
Manage Your Diabetes booklet

This booklet is designed to help people with diabetes get the best care possible. Available in both English and Spanish.

Know Your Numbers
Know Your Numbers

Your health numbers can tell you about your risk for chronic disease such as diabetes and heart disease. Available in both English and Spanish.

Other Resources

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CDC Diabetes Infographic