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Friday, June 12, 2009 Spring-Summer 2009   VOLUME 1 ISSUE 1  
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DIABETES RESOURCES
http://altabatessummit.org/ehi/ehidiabetes.html

DIABETES
 
At Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
 
Diabetes Center offers classes and personal assistance as well as support groups for adults with diabetes and their families. Please call for more information or ask your doctor for a referral.
(510) 204-1081
http://altabatessummit.org
 
Health Match is a free community service that can refer you to a physician practicing at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center.
(510) 869-6777
 
Other Resources
 
Alameda County Public Health Department Diabetes Program provides self-management education classes and in-home case management for people with diabetes.
(510) 385-5185
 
American Diabetes Association sponsors diabetes related educational events.
(800) 232-3472
 
American Dietetic Association will connect you with a dietician.
(800) 366-1655
 
Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association (DESA) is an exercise and activity resource for people with diabetes.
(800)-898-IDAA(4322)
 
Diabeteswatch Web Information
(866) GO-INSULIN(464-6785)
 
Family Bridges Diabetes Education Center offers both self-management classes and one-on-one individualized sessions. Both services are available in English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin). Accepts both self referrals and doctor referrals.
(510) 419-0888
 
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse (NDIC) is an information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK).
(301) 654-3327


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