Take the Diabetes Risk Test
The American Diabetes Association’s (ADA) mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. They lead the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fight for those affected by diabetes. While at the ADA site, take the Diabetes Risk Test.
It is important to find out early if you have prediabetes or type 2 diabetes, because early treatment can prevent serious problems that diabetes can cause, such as loss of eyesight or kidney damage. Find out if you could have prediabetes by taking the online Prediabetes Quiz or the Printable Diabetes Quiz. If the quiz shows you could have prediabetes, talk to a health care provider as soon as possible. Also, visit our page about the Diabetes Prevention Program offered at LCDHD.
The Kentucky Diabetes Prevention and Control Program (KDPCP) is a public health initiative consisting of a network of state, regional, and local health professionals whose mission is to reduce new cases of diabetes as well as the sickness, disability, and death associated with diabetes and its complications.
The Kentucky Diabetes Network, Inc. (KDN) through a network of public and private partners, strives to improve the treatment and outcomes for Kentuckians with diabetes, to promote early diagnosis, and ultimately to prevent the onset of diabetes.
The Kentucky Diabetes Resource Directory allows you to search for diabetes resources such as classes or support groups which are near your location. In addition, this site allows direct links to sites which will help you find diabetes specialists and educators in your area.