Health Library

Health Library

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Address:

409 12th St., SW

PO Box 70620

Washington, D.C. 20024-9998

Phone:

1-202-638-5577

Internet address:

http://www.acog.org

Description of services provided:

The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists website includes an online bookstore that carries pamphlets and books on women's health issues, including pregnancy. Some of these titles are available in both English and Spanish

American Diabetes Association
Address:

Attn: National Call Center

1701 North Beauregard St.

Alexandria VA 22311

Phone:

1-800-342-2383

Internet address:

http://www.diabetes.org

Description of services provided:

From the American Diabetes Association’s website, you can get involved in advocacy, learn how to volunteer, or find a specialist appropriate for your situation. You can even find online shopping, complete with cookbooks, education material, and CDs.

National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases
Address:

Bldg. 31, Rm. 9A04

31 Center Dr., MSC 2560

Bethesda, MD 20892-2560

Internet address:

http://www.niddk.nih.gov

Description of services provided:

This federally funded website provides information on gestational diabetes, type 1, and type 2 diabetes. You can learn what is being reported to congress about diabetes, as well a strategic planning and the latest clinical trials involving diabetes.

Last reviewed September 2016 by Michael Woods, MD

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