Children's Health and Wellness
Diabetes Detective: Examining the Evidence

Did you know that diabetes is one of the leading causes of death and disability in the U.S.? Millions of people have diabetes or prediabetes and may be unaware. Research tells us it’s possible to prevent or delay the development of diabetes. View the Diabetes Detective to discover the facts that everyone needs to know.

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Print Source: Diabetes Care: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes - 2011; Jan., 2011 34;Supplement1 S18
Print Source: Diabetes Care: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes - 2012; Jan., 2012 35;Supplement 1 S11-63
Online Source: American Diabetes Associationhttp://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/35/Supplement_1/S4.full.pdf+html
Online Source: Lab Tests Onlinehttp://labtestsonline.org/understanding/analytes/a1c/tab/test#
Online Source: Lab Tests Onlinehttp://labtestsonline.org/understanding/analytes/glucose/tab/test#
Online Source: National Diabetes Education Programhttp://ndep.nih.gov/media/dpp-fact-sheet-508.pdf
Online Source: American Diabetes Associationhttp://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/prevention/pre-diabetes/how-to-tell-if-you-have.html?__utma=1.1240052119.1326024331.1326024331.1326024331.1&__utmb=1.13.10.1326024331&__utmc=1&__utmx=-&__utmz=1.1326024331.1.1.utmcsr=%28direct%29|utmccn=%28direct%29
Online Source: American Diabetes Associationhttp://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/prevention/pre-diabetes/pre-diabetes-faqs.html?__utma=1.1240052119.1326024331.1326024331.1326024331.1&__utmb=1.14.10.1326024331&__utmc=1&__utmx=-&__utmz=1.1326024331.1.1.utmcsr=%28direct%29|utmccn=%28direct%29|utmcm
Online Source: American Diabetes Associationhttp://www.diabetes.org/diabetes-basics/prevention/risk-factors/?__utma=1.404776768.1326026566.1326026566.1326026566.1&__utmb=1.1.10.1326026566&__utmc=1&__utmx=-&__utmz=1.1326026566.1.1.utmcsr=diabetes.org|utmccn=%28referral%29|utmcmd=referral|utmcct=/dia
Online Editor: Sims, Jane
Online Medical Reviewer: Fraser, Marianne, MSN, RN
Online Medical Reviewer: Stump-Sutliff, Kim, RN, MSN, AOCNS
Date Last Reviewed: 9/18/2012
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