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Diabetes and Sports Special Needs Factsheet

Diabetes and Sports Special Needs Factsheet

Additional Resources

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Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF)
http://jdrf.org/
JDRF's mission is to find a cure for diabetes and its complications through the support of research.

American Diabetes Association (ADA)
http://www.diabetes.org
The ADA website includes news, information, tips, and recipes for people with diabetes.

National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP)
http://ndep.nih.gov
NDEP is a partnership of the National Institutes of Health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and more than 200 public and private organizations. Its mission is to improve the treatment and outcomes for people with diabetes, to promote early diagnosis, and to prevent the onset of diabetes.

U.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

KidsHealth in the Classroom
http://kidshealth.org/classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

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