Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – May 2010
Web Site Helps Teens and Young Adults with Diabetes Transition to Adult Health Care
Format: Web Site
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
The transition from pediatric to adult health care can be a challenge for teens and young adults, their parents, and pediatric and adult health care providers. Transition Resources — Pediatric to Adult Health Care, a Web site from the National Diabetes Education Program, provides a list of online resources that can help with the transition process. These resources include videos, message boards, social networks, workbooks, checklists, guides, and books.
You can visit Transition Resources — Pediatric to Adult Health Care at http://ndep.nih.gov/transitions/ResourcesList.aspx.