Spotlight on H1N1 and people with diabetes:
The following links provide important resources for the business community during the 2009-2010 flu season.
Diabetes and H1N1
CDC Guidance for Businesses and Employers to Plan and Respond to the 2009-2010 Influenza Season
Preparing for the Flu: A Communication Toolkit for Businesses and Employers
Number of People in U.S. with Diabetes Increases to 26 Million
Diabetes now affects nearly 26 million people, or over 8 percent of the population...
Devastating Toll of Diabetes Reaches $174 Billion
Study reveals costs have climbed 32% since 2002...
Healthier Eating at Work
Controlling Obesity in the Workplace
CEs ON DEPRESSION AND DIABETES NOW AVAILABLE ON DiabetesAtWork.org
Recent studies have shown that people with diabetes have a higher risk of developing depression...
Nearly 26 million American (8.3% of the population) have diabetes and many of them are employed in our workforce.
This site can help you:
Lesson Plans/Resources for People With or At Risk for Diabetes, their Families and Caregivers
Lesson plans include
DiabetesAtWork.org is a collaborative effort of the National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP), National Business Group on Health, National Business Coalition on Health, and America's Health Insurance Plans. 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.