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Take Charge of Your Diabetes

Take Charge of Your Diabetes (TCYD) is an in-depth extension-based, collaborative educational program targeted to adults with Type 2 diabetes. The program is designed to improve blood glucose control and reduce long-term health risks of persons with diabetes by providing the information and motivation they need to adopt positive behavior changes.

The “What Is Diabetes” powerpoint discusses the different types of diabetes, risk factors and disease process related to Type 2 diabetes, hyperglycemia, insulin resistance, and management plans for patients. More..

“Insulin: The Movie” provides a simple explanation of insulin and it’s use in the body. More..

Contact Information

Linda Benjamin Bobroff, PhD, RD, LD/N
Dept of Family, Youth & Community Sciences
University of Florida
3026 McCarty Hall, PO Box 110310
Gainesville, FL 32611-0310

Phone: 352-273-3521
Fax: 352-392-8196
Email: Linda Bobroff