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Living With Type 2 Diabetes Program

Living with Type 2 Diabetes Program

Thrive with type 2 diabetes

Created for those recently diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, the Living With Type 2 Diabetes program offers participants an opportunity to learn about diabetes and diabetes management gradually over a 12-month period. This free program–available in English and Spanish–provides:

  • Six e-booklets, each with a topic aimed to meet the participants where they are after diagnosis. E-booklet topics include:
    • Food and nutrition
    • Stress and emotions
    • Physical activity
    • Preventing diabetes complications
    • Staying on track
  • Monthy e-newsletter offering seasonal tips and resources to help the participant thrive with diabetes.
  • Peer support through the ADA's Online Community
  • Information about local community events


  • Enrollees who submit their email address also receive the Healthy Living newsletter (in English)
  • Additionally, enrollees who submit their phone number receive an invitation to participate in the monthly ask the Experts Q&A series, where participants can:
    • Ask their diabetes-related questions to ADA experts
    • Join online or on the phone
    • Learn the link between diabetes and heart health
    • Receive giveaways to help them thrive with diabetes.

    To sign up by phone, call 1-800-DIABETES (800-342-2383).


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