Diabetes Prevention


Prediabetes Tool Kit for Providers

From the Minnesota Department of Health, this Tool Kit offers:

  • Prediabetes Screening and Treatment Algorithm
  • New CDC tools to promote the NDPP with patients
  • Searchable map to find nearby NDPP groups
  • Factsheets about the impact of diabetes and prediabetes in our state

Click here it access the Tool Kit [http://icanpreventdiabetes.org/health-provider-toolkit/]

Is Diabetes or Heart Disease in your Family Tree?

Posters: Is Diabetes or Heart Disease in your Family Tree?

Family Tree Poster Family Tree Poster Family Tree Poster

“If you have a family history of diabetes, you are at risk too. Learn more about preventing type 2 diabetes.”

Promote controlling risk factors of diabetes and heart disease with these downloadable posters. Each is in PDF format, suitable for one or two-color printing. Click an icon above to download the file.

Learn More About Family History and Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes
Family History 2-page handout [PDF/373 KB]
Handout: Is Diabetes in Your Family Tree? – Leaf [PDF/260KB]
One page, 2-sided, full color, leaf-shaped handout describing simple steps to reduce your risk of type 2 diabetes.

About Family History Risk of Type 2 Diabetes

  • Learn More About Family History and Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Describes what is a family history of type 2 diabetes, other risk factors for the disease, and how to cut your risk in half.
  • Family History and Your Risk of Type 2 Diabetes [PDF/373 KB] Click here to download Two-page handout that describes risk factors for type 2 diabetes and what to do to lower your risk if the disease runs in your family.Are you at risk for type 2 diabetes?

Are you at risk for type 2 diabetes?

  • Diabetes risk handout [PDF/360 KB] Click here to download Two-page handout that describes risk factors for type 2 diabetes and what to do to lower your risk
  • Simple steps to stay healthy2012 Diabetes Expo poster
     If you have diabetes or prediabetes, following these simple steps can keep you and your family healthy

Visit a Farmers Market!

farmersMarketColorful ad encourages people to visit Minnesota’s Farmers Markets and the benefits of eating locally-grown foods.  4”x5.25” ad [PDF/352KB] Click here to download

A voluntary group working together to keep you informed about ways to prevent and manage diabetes and heart disease.