AHRQ--Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality: Advancing Excellence in Health Care


Diabetes can damage eyes, kidneys, and nerves and cause heart disease and stroke. Explore our short, easy-to-read treatment summaries to learn more about medicines to treat and control type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes.

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Treatment Options

The Treatment Options initiative from the Federal Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) provides short, unbiased treatment summaries for common health conditions. Get the facts you need to compare your treatment options, understand the benefits and risks, and prepare for your next medical appointment.