Diabetes Prevention and Management Toolkit


Diabetes Prevention and Management Toolkit


The Diabetes Prevention and Management toolkit contains tools for adults, children, and health care providers.

The available tools include:

  • Tools for adults
    • Tools to help manage diabetes
      • Personal diabetes care card
      • Manage your diabetes brochure
    • Tools to help prevent diabetes
      • You have the power to prevent diabetes/the healthy plate handout
      • Am I at risk for type 2 diabetes? booklet
      • Your game plan for preventing type 2 diabetes booklet
  • Tools for children:
    • Helping your overweight child booklet
    • Lower your risk for type 2 diabetes - tips for kids guide
  • Tools for health care providers
    • Tools for managing your patients’ diabetes
      • Guidelines for adult diabetes management
      • Manage your diabetes poster
      • Eye examination report for diabetes
      • Diabetes mellitus flow sheet
      • “Shoes and Socks - Take Them Off” poster
    • Tools to help children at risk for type 2 diabetes
      • Recommendations for prevention of pediatric overweight and obesity
      • Body mass index (BMI) charts for boys and girls, ages 2-20
      • Sample BMI-for-age percentiles chart with example readings
      • BMI calculation wheel for pediatric and adolescent patients


New York State Department of Health

Funding Sources:

New York State Department of Health


Release Date: 2007
Original Summary: December 2007
Last Updated: 06/27/08

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