Welcome to WADE, The Washington Association of Diabetes Educators

Informational Links


General Information about Diabetes

  • You will find great information on diabetes on this website including videos and articles about how to manage diabetes that are appropriate for all age groups.
  • www.diabetes.org This is the American diabetes association web site. You can’t go wrong with the information provided here. All kinds of information on all types of diabetes are provided. The information on diet is especially useful. Phone number: 1-800-DIABETES (800-342-2383).
  • www.dlife.com This is the web site for the TV show, dLife, Diabetes for Life, that currently shows on Sundays on CNBC at 4PM PST. This web site has some advertisement but the information provided is very informative. It includes recipes, videos, pod casts and much information on all types of diabetes.
  • www.mypyramid.gov on this government site you get to customize a meal Plan can help specifically for you. You get to choose the foods and amounts that are right for you. Just enter your age, sex, and activity level in the MyPyramid Plan box.
  • www.ndep.nih.gov This government site is completely free of advertisement. The site has information on preventing and controlling diabetes.
  • www.cdc.gov/diabetes Center for Disease Control and Prevention 1-877-232-3422
  • www.eatright.org American Dietetic Association, excellent site information on healthy eating although munch of the site is for health care professionals. Phone number 1-800-366-1655 (in English and Spanish)
  • www.medicare.gov/health/diabetes.asp Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 1-800-MEDICARE or (800-633-4227)
  • www.healthypeople.gov Healthy People 2010 provides a framework for prevention for the Nation. It is a statement of national health objectives designed to identify the most significant preventable threats to health and to establish national goals to reduce these threats.
  • www.mayoclinic.com This is an excellent site for information on chronic diseases including diabetes.
  • www.webMD.com Another excellent site that covers many medical problems as well as diabetes.
  • www.ready.gov Emergency reference material such as a first aid book.

Journals & Magazines back to top
A Journal of the American Diabetes Association | Clinical Diabetes | Diabetes Care | Diabetes Spectrum |Diabetes Review | Diabetes Care Supplement Clinical Practice Recommendations | Diabetes In Control Newsletter | Diabetes Forecast Diabetes Self-Management Magazine | Countdown Magazine On-Line Article | The Diabetes Monitor: Journals and Magazines about Diabetes | |

Associations back to top
American Diabetes Association | American Association of Diabetes Educators | American Dietetic Association | International Diabetic Athletes Association | Juvenile Diabetes Association | American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists | International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPAD) | Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association (DESA) | International Diabetes Federation (IDF) |Indian Health Services (IHS)|

Especially for Educators and Healthcare Providers back to top
Where do I find information on becoming a CDE (Certified Diabetes Educator)?
ANSWER: Glycemic Control (published hospital protocols and more) | FDA | International Diabetes Center (IDC) | Diabetes Care and Education Practice Group (DCEPG) | iControlDiabetes| | Diabetes.com |Diabetes Medscape | National Diabetes Education Initiative (NDEI) | National Guideline Clearinghouse

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AADE Chapter Websites back to top
(ADEA) Australian Diabetes Educators Association | (CI-ADE) Channel Island Association of Diabetes Educators | (DECAADE) Diabetes Educators Chicago Area AADE | (EVADE) Eastern Virginia Association of Diabetes Educators | (FWCADE) Florida West Coast Association of Diabetes Educators | (GAADE) Greater Atlanta Association of Diabetes Educators | (MD-ADE) Maryland Association of Diabetes Educators | (MODE) Michigan Organization of Diabetes Educators | (NCADE) North Carolina Chapter of The American Association of Diabetes Educators | (NEO-AADE) Northeastern Ohio-American Association of Diabetes Educators | (NTDEA) North Texas Diabetes Educator's Association | (ODE) Oregon Diabetes Educators | (SFBAADE) San Francisco Bay Area Association of Diabetes Educators | (WADE) Washington Association of Diabetes Educators

Research back to top
(SEARCH Study Home Page for Washington’s Puget Sound Region | ((The Council for the Advancement of Diabetes Research and Education | (Look AHEAD Project | (National Diabetes Education Program |(Diabetes Prevention Trial | (Diabetes Prevention Program | (NIDDK Diabetes Home Page

Especially for Children back to top
Camp Fun in the Sun | Children with Diabetes | Insulin Pumpers | Camels are Fun | The Family's Guide to Diabetes | Kids Learn About Diabetes | Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) | ezdiabetes.com| |

Links for Everyone back to top
Joslin Diabetes Center | On-line Diabetes Resources | American Diabetes Association | American Medical Association | Canadian Diabetes Association | Center for Disease Control | Dr Koop.com | Joslin Diabetes Center | National Institutes of Health | University of Pennsylvania | www.adiabeteswebsite.com |MedicAlert | HealthTalk Interactive | Diabetic Recipe Archive | TCOYD | icontroldiabetes.com/Education |FDA | On-line Diabetes Resources Diabetes Connect Food Insight |

http://mediterraneandiet.org.uk that features a meal plan on the benefits of the Mediterranean diet and how to live a Mediterranean lifestyle.