Treatment & Care

Diabetes is a common disease, yet every individual needs unique care. We encourage people with diabetes and their families to learn as much as possible about the latest medical therapies and approaches, as well as healthy lifestyle choices. Good communication with a team of experts can help you feel in control and respond to changing needs.

Blood Glucose Testing

Learn how to test your blood glucose (blood sugar) with the latest tools.


Get more information about types of medications and how they work.

Who is on Your Healthcare Team?

Your Health Care Team

Work with your doctors to create the best treatment plan for you.

Explore: Treatment & Care

  • Oral Health and Hygiene

    Brush up on your dental care skills and control your blood glucose to prevent gum disease.

  • High Risk Populations

    Populations at high risk for diabetes require specific types of treatment and care.

  • Women

    Diabetes can be especially hard on women. The burden of diabetes on women is unique because the disease can affect both mothers and their unborn children.

  • Seniors

    Living with diabetes as you get older presents some unique challenges, but we're here to help.

  • Transplantation

    Know your options concerning kidney, pancreas, and islet cell transplants.

  • Clinical Trials

    Get an overview of how and why clinical trials are conducted, as well as links to information on clinical trials being performed in patients with diabetes.

  • When You Travel

    Planning a trip? Whether you're camping or cruising, you can go anywhere and do almost anything. It just takes a little planning ahead to handle your diabetes.

  • Enroll in the FREE Living With Type 2 Diabetes Program

    Recently diagnosed? Let us guide you during your first year with six informational packets to help you learn to live well with diabetes.