Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – March 2011
March 22 Is Diabetes Alert Day
When: March 22, 2011
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Diabetes Alert Day is a one-day wake-up call to learn about the seriousness of diabetes, particularly when it is left undiagnosed or untreated. This year, learn about your risk factors for diabetes by reading the article "Be Aware of Your Risk for Type 2 Diabetes." To find out if you are at risk, take the National Diabetes Education Program's Diabetes Risk Test.
You can read "Be Aware of Your Risk for Type 2 Diabetes" at http://ndep.nih.gov//media/be-aware-of-your-diabetes-risk.doc. To take the Diabetes Risk Test, visit http://ndep.nih.gov//media/you_could_be_at_risk.pdf.