Exercise for people with type 2 diabetes (Part 6)

Exercise for people with type 2 diabetes (Part 6)

Medicines for people with type 2 diabetes

Visit the National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse website at www.niddk.nih.gov/health/diabetes/pubs/med/specific.htm#pills for a list of specific diabetes medications.



Print resources

  • Durstine, J.L. and Moore, G.E., eds. 2003. ACSM’s Exercise Management for Persons with Chronic Diseases and Disabilities. Second Edition. Champaign IL: Human Kinetics
  • Gordon, N.F., M.D. 1993. Diabetes: Your Complete Exercise Guide. Cooper Clinic and Research Institute Fitness Series. Champaign IL: Human Kinetics
  • Sanders, M.E., ed. 2000. YMCA Water Fitness for Health. Champaign IL: Human Kinetics and the YMCA of the USA


Online resources

American Diabetes Association



Canadian Diabetes Association



Centers for Disease Control and Prevention



Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association



Way We Age TM

Health Talk Diabetes Education Network



National Diabetes Education Program



National Diabetes InformationClearinghouse



Check out this site for details about complications related to diabetes, plus the excellent Prevent Diabetes Problems brochure series.


Small Steps. Big Rewards.


Diabetes Prevention Program

  • www.bsc.gwu.edu/DPP
    Manuals and protocols for lifestyle modification strategies from this national program can be used for educational and research purposes.


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