Patient Resources

HealthForward Diabetes Resources
http://www.hfwidget.com/rgvha/

American Diabetes Association
ADA’s mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
http://www.diabetes.org/

Centers for Disease Control – Diabetes Page
Translating diabetes research into daily practice to influence health outcomes and improve access to quality health care
http://www.cdc.gov/diabetes/#

What is High Blood Pressure?
Hypertension information and resources from the National Institutes of Health.
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/hbp/

Know the Facts about High Blood Pressure
Information about Hypertension for patients from the Centers for Disease Control
http://www.cdc.gov/bloodpressure/docs/ConsumerEd_HBP.pdf

High Blood Cholesterol – What You Need to Know
Information from the National Cholesterol Education Program.
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/public/heart/chol/wyntk.htm

High Cholesterol: Understand Your Risk
Cholesterol resources from the Centers for Disease Control
http://www.cdc.gov/cholesterol/