September is Healthy Aging Month
More than 11 million people age 65 and older in the United States have diabetes. The NDEP has resources to help older adults learn how to manage their diabetes or take steps to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes.
National Hispanic Heritage Month Begins September 15
September 15 to October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month. Use NDEP resources in your community to help Hispanics manage their diabetes or take steps to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes.
Hot off the Press!
No es demasiado tarde para prevenir la diabetes tipo 2, the Spanish version of It’s Not Too Late to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes, has been revised as part of NDEP’s health literacy and brand review and is now available online. Download your free copy today!
Explore Promoting Medication Adherence in Diabetes
NDEP's Promoting Medication Adherence in Diabetes web resource has resources to help health care professionals improve medication-taking behavior in their patients. The Scientific Evidencesection has research and review articles that address a wide variety of medication adherence topics, such as assessment, barriers, and interventions.
Get Ready for National Diabetes Month 2015!
This November, the NDEP will promote the theme Diabetes Education and Support: Everyone Has a Role. What’s Yours? The theme highlights the need for ongoing diabetes education and support for people with diabetes and those who care for them. To find resources that you can use to support your Diabetes Month outreach efforts, visit www.YourDiabetesInfo.org/
September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month
Health care providers, parents, and caregivers can use these tips to help children develop healthy habits to reduce weight and improve health.
September is National Preparedness Month
Click here to learn how people with diabetes and their families can prepare themselves.
Partners Shine in NDEP's Partner Spotlight
NDEP’s September Partner Spotlight features Familias Triunfadoras and their use of The Road to Health Toolkit in El Paso, Texas.