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Samoan Resources
Control Your Diabetes. For Life.

Aoaoga mo Ma'i Suka (Education about  Diabetes)  This brochure shares general information about  diabetes, including signs and symptoms, complications, and principles of  diabetes prevention and control.  


E tatau i tagata Samoa uma ona iloa ma silafia  auala nei: E mafai ona PULEA le Ma'i Suka! (Every Samoan should know:   You can CONTROL diabetes!)  This brochure was written for  Samoans who are living with diabetes.  It shares practical ways to  understand, monitor and manage diabetes with the help of health care  providers.  


Tausi I Faatonuga Uma (How to take care of yourself  if you have diabetes) This postcard was designed as an  outreach tool to share information about diabetes self-management with  members of the Samoan community.

Be Smart About Your Heart: Know the ABCs of Diabetes

Ia Silafia le A, E, I (ABC) O Le Ma'i Suka (Know your  "Diabetes ABCs") This postcard was designed as an outreach tool to share  information about controlling the "Diabetes ABCs": A1C, Blood Pressure, and  Cholesterol.

To learn more about these diabetes education materials, contact us at



Pacific Diabetes Education Program, a program of Papa Ola Lokahi
894 Queen Street, Honolulu, HI 96813 | Phone 808-526-1700 | Email