Living with type 2 diabetes puts you at higher risk for heart disease and stroke.
Knowing what steps to take may reduce your risk.


Understanding Your Medications

A practical medication guide for managing your type 2 diabetes and risk for heart disease. Download Understanding Your Medications


Top Questions for Your Doctor

Top Four Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  1. What can I do to lower my risk for heart disease and stroke?
  2. Do any of my medications help me manage my risks for heart disease or other complications?
  3. Are there programs that can help me manage my condition? Can you give me a referral?
  4. How can I meet others going through my same experience?

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ADA’s Living With Type 2 Diabetes Program

Line drawing graphic of a hand holding three people figuresADA’s Living With Type 2 Diabetes Program is a free, 12-month program that provides information and support to people newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

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Other Resources

Line drawing graphic of a down arrow and boxEmpower people living with type 2 diabetes to take charge of their health and immediately take action. These resources can help.

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