ODHS Diabetes

Dr. Andrew Ahmann, Director of the Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center at OHSU, shares diabetes facts with us.  Athough diabetes is not listed as one of the top 2 or 3 causes of death in the United States, it is a significant disease for those who have it.  It can have a serious impact on their lives. Type 2 diabetes is the most prevalent form, with risk factors including, weight and inactivity, as well as age and family history.  Call 1-888-DIABETES for more information.

 

Or visit the following websites:

www.diabetes.org

 

www.oregon.gov/DHS/ph/diabetes

www.ndep.nih.gov

www.jdrf.org

 

 

 

 

 

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