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Resources

 

Diabetes

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
Internet:
http://www.aace.com/

American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE)
Internet:
www.diabeteseducator.org or www.aadenet.org

American Diabetes Association
Internet: http://www.diabetes.org/

American Dietetic Association (ADA)
Internet:
www.eatright.org

American Podiatric Medical Association
Internet: www.apma.org/

 Beta Cells in Diabetes
Internet:
http://www.betacellsindiabetes.org/

Diabetes Action Research and Education Foundation
Internet: http://www.diabetesaction.org/

National Diabetes Education Program
Internet:
http://ndep.nih.gov/

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
Internet:
http://diabetes.niddk.nih.gov/index.htm
Email:
ndic@info.niddk.nih.gov

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Internet:
http://www2.niddk.nih.gov/

Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE)
Internet:
http://www.pcdeurope.org/

Osteoporosis

FRAX™ Tool
The FRAX™ is a new tool developed by the WHO to diagnose osteoporosis risk. After entering patient information into this online tool, the tool returns a 10-year osteoporosis risk for the patient.
Internet:
http://www.shef.ac.uk/FRAX/

Other Helpful Resources

Enhancing Prescription Medication Adherence:
A National Action Plan. National Council on Patient Information & Education
Internet: http://www.talkaboutrx.org/

Healthy People 2010/2020 Initiative
Internet: http://www.healthypeople.gov/

Lipids Online
Internet:
http://lipidsonline.org/

National Lipid Association
Internet:
http://www.lipid.org/   

Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMH-RC)
Internet:
http://minorityhealth.hhs.gov/

Women's Healthcare Forum
Internet:
http://www.womens-health.com/boards/forum.php

The Endocrine Society
Internet:
http://www.endo-society.org/
The Endocrine Society’s Current Practice Guidelines

The Hormone Foundation
Internet:
http://www.hormone.org/

The Obesity Society
Internet:
http://www.obesity.org/