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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...
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Devastating Toll of Diabetes Reaches $174 Billion
Study reveals costs have climbed 32% since 2002...
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Healthier Eating at Work
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Controlling Obesity in the Workplace
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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...
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DiabetesAtWork.org can help you reduce healthcare costs and improve productivity by keeping your employees healthy. Decision Makers Health Plans People with or at Risk for Diabetes Health Programs Diabetes Educators Occupational Health Providers

Nearly 26 million American (8.3% of the population) have diabetes and many of them are employed in our workforce.

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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.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' National Diabetes Education Program is jointly sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with the support of more than 200 partner organizations.