Diabetes is a serious disease and is becoming more common throughout our nation. Billions of dollars are spent each year to combat diabetes and related complications. But, not only is diabetes controllable, it is preventable as well.
An interactive course is offered via this link: Diabetes 101: A Self-Guided Approach to Understanding Diabetes. The course is provided via KDPCP (Kentucky Diabetes Prevention and Control Program).
The following information provides statistical data relating to diabetes in Kentucky as well as our nation:
- ADA Website
- CDC Diabetes Interactive Atlas
- CDC Obesity Trends
- CDC Diabetes Data & Trends
- Kentucky Diabetes Fact Sheet 2019
If you would like more information about Diabetes, contact our LCDHD Diabetes Education team at