About Diabetes


Types of Diabetes

There are many type of diabetes. Learn more about your type of diabetes or look at the classification table to see a comprehensive list.


The Diabetes Teaching Center at UCSF, a pioneer in the development of intensive self-management regimens, is an award-winning source of information about diabetes and its treatment. Please visit the Center's Diabetes Education Online for additional material related to all forms of diabetes.


Other helpful resources include:

American Association of Diabetes Educator

American Diabetes Association

Behavioral Diabetes Institute

California Diabetes Program

Centers for Disease Control - Diabetes

Children with Diabetes

Diabetes and Substance Abuse Programs

Diabetes Hands Foundation

Diabetic Youth Foundation


Donate Life Organ & Tissue Donor Registry

International Diabetes Federation

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse – National Institutes of Health

Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet

UCSF Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism