People with diabetes still face a higher risk for influenza and its complications. National and international guidelines therefore advise that diabetes patients be annually vaccinated against influenza.
The attention for the impact of influenza on diabetes patients, however, is low and so is the vaccine uptake in this group.
This website serves as a virtual reference center, containing materials supplied by the IDC members on the importance of influenza vaccination for people with diabetes.
Download the Influenza Diabetes Commitment paper here.