This information has been prepared by a family with type 1 diabetes and is not endorsed by the JDRF or any other organization. It is provided only as a general resource and should be used as a guide only. Always consult your physician before starting any treatments.
Sweet Kids: How to Balance Control and Good Nutrition with Family Peace by Betty Page Breckenridge and Richard R Rubin.
487 Really Cool Tips for Kids with Diabetes by Bo Loy, Spike Loy (young men brothers who both have Type 1 diabetes).
Understanding Diabetes, by H Peter Chase, M.D., tenth edition
The Diabetic Athlete, by Sheri Colberg
The Diabetes Sports and Exercise Book, Play Your Way to Better Health
Claudia Graham, June Biermann, Barbara Toohey
The New Glucose Revolution– Pocket Guide to Healthy Kids
The Doctor’s Pocket Calorie, Fat & Carbohydrate Counter, by Allan Borushek (a.k.a. “the Calorie King”).
Insulin Pump Therapy Demystified by Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer
Smart Pumping, by Howard Wolpert
Pumping Insulin, by John Walsh
www.jdrf.org (national/international JDRF site – become an advocate to help pass diabetes-related legislation!)
www.diabetes.org (national American Diabetes Association site)
www.eatright.org (American Dietetic Association)
www.diabetesnet.com/diabetes_ technology/insulin_pump_models.php – 46k – Jul 8, 2005
http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/index_cwd.htm (a multitude of topics)
http://www.childrenwithdiabetes.com/ (NOTE: it is .com NOT .org)
http://www.jdrf.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.viewPage&page_id=29462568-6F00-42FB-B2168F60D7AD511F Likewise, the link that explains how to obtain COUNTDOWN magazine
http://www.joinleenow.com and http://www.reachforthecure.org/ (the cure research of Dr. Denise Faustman)
http://www.jdrf.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.viewPage&page_id=8D3A7AED-2A5E-7B6E-1373836D63ABDBA6 For requesters who seem interested in research, this is the link to subscribe to Research Frontline, which is JDRF’s e-newsletter
Life with Diabetes/Supplies
http://www.diabetesincontrol.com (free email newsletter)
http://www.fifty50pharmacy.com/ (supplies including some fun kid-friendly items!)
http://www.typeonegear.com (bracelets & t-shirts)
http://diabetes-self-mgmt.com (free email newsletter)
http://www.aadenet.org/ – diabetes educators’ website
http://www.uchsc.edu/misc/diabetes/ud10.html the link for the “Pink Panther” book available ONLINE…(not its REAL name!!)
http://www.dredf.org/section504.html link to a sample 504 plan for a child with diabetes
http://ndep.nih.gov/materials/pubs/schoolguide.pdf The link to an 88 page guide called “helping the child with diabetes to succeed in school”…a publication of the Dept of Health & Human Services…..
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=15811104 –article entitled: Newly diagnosed childhood diabetes: a psychosocial transition for parents?
http://www.diabeticmommy.com/ for expectant moms with diabetes