Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario

Nursing Best Practice Guidelines

Resources for Diabetes Information

The following websites provide information on diabetes. These are sample resources only, and are not intended to be a comprehensive listing.

  1. Diabetes Information
  2. Equipment
  3. Exercise
  4. Hypoglycemia
  5. Insulin
  6. Monitoring
  7. Nutrition
  8. Pharmaceutical
  9. Statistics

Diabetes Information 

Canadian Diabetes Association - www.diabetes.ca
American Diabetes Association - www.diabetes.org
for Latinos - www.diabetes.org/DAR
for African Americans - www.diabetes.org/africanamerican
for Native Americans - www.diabetes.org/awakening
Joslin Diabetes Centre – www.joslin.harvard.edu
International Diabetes Center – www.idicdiabetes.org
International Diabetes Federation – www.idf.org
Diabetes Mall – www.diabetesnet.com

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Equipment 

BD Diabetes.com – www.bddiabetes.com

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Exercise 

Diabetes, Exercise, and Sports Association (DESA) – www.diabetes-exercise.org

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Hypoglycemia 

University of Virginia Health System – www.hsc.virginia.edu/medcntr/centers/bmc/bgat/

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Insulin 

Novo Nordisk – www.novonordisk.com
Eli Lilly Canada Inc. – www.lilly.ca
Sanofi-avents – www.sanofi-aventis.ca
Lantus – www.lantusconnection.com

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Monitoring 

Ascensia Health Support Program from Bayer – www.ascensia.ca
Medtronic Mimimed – www.minimed.com
Abbot – www.abbott.ca
Therasence – www.therasense.com
One Touch – www.onetouch.ca
Roche – www.roche.com

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Nutrition 

Dietitians of Canada – www.dietitians.ca
Health Canada – www.hc-sc.gc.ca
Canadian Health Network – www.canadian-health-network.ca
Women’s Health Matters – www.womenshealthmatters.ca
Becel Heart Health Information Bureau – www.becelcanada.com
Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada – www.hsf.ca
Dial-a-Dietitian – www.dialadietitian.org
Calorieking.com – www.calorieking.com
World Health Organization – www.who.ch
American Dietetic Association/Diabetes Care & Education - www.eatright.org
National Institute of Nutrition – www.nin.ca
Centre for Science in the Public Interest - www.cspinet.org/canada/
USDA Nutrient Data Laboratory – www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/cgi-bin/nut-search.pl

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Pharmaceutical 

Epocrates – www.epocrates.com

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Statistics 

Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences – www.ices.on.ca

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