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Resource Guide for Type 2 Diabetes

The more you know about your health, the better prepared you are to make informed healthcare decisions. Our health library gives you the information you need to take charge of your health.

  • Address:

    ATTN: National Call Center

    1701 North Beauregard Street

    Alexandria, VA 22311

  • Phone:

    1-800-342-2383 (1-800-DIABETES)

  • Internet Address:

    http://www.diabetes.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    This website is a comprehensive resource for people with diabetes and healthcare professionals. You will learn the details of the disease, from diagnosis to oral medicines, as well as find links to health insurance information.

  • Address:

    One Joslin Place

    Boston, MA 02215

  • Phone:

    1-617-732-2400

  • Internet Address:

    http://www.joslin.org

  • Description of Services Provided:

    Joslin's Online Diabetes Library provides a wealth of useful information explaining in detail such topics as insulin resistance, diabetes medicines, blood sugar changes with exercise, and the effects of diabetes on sexuality.