Recommended Web Sites
American Diabetes Association (

Social Communities (Female-specific) (Type 1-specific) (Type 1-specific)

ShareCare’s Top Ten Online Diabetes Influencers, Amy Tenderich, Kerri Sparling, Kelly Close, Manny Hernandez, Leighann Calentine, Riva Greenberg, Kelly Kunik - Type 2 Diabetes, Elizabeth Woolley, Kim Vlasnik, Scott Johnson

Books written by people with diabetes

Balancing Diabetes – by Kerri Sparling

Diabetes Do's & How-To's, 50 Diabetes Myths That Can Ruin Your Life and the 50 Diabetes Truths That Can Save It and The ABCs of Loving Yourself With Diabetes - by Riva Greenberg

Emotional Eating with Diabetes, Your Diabetes Science Experiment, Dealing with Diabetes Burnout – by Ginger Vieira

Kids First, Diabetes Second - by Leighann Calentine

My Sweet Life: Successful Women with Diabetes and My Sweet Life: Successful Men with Diabetes – by Beverly Adler

SHOT – by Amy Ryan

The Book of Better: Life with Diabetes Can’t Be Perfect. Make it Better – by Chuck Eichten

The First Year: Type 2 Diabetes: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed and Prediabetes: What You Need to Know to Keep Diabetes Away - by Gretchen Becker

The Sisterhood of Diabetes – by Judith Jones Ambrosini

The Smart Woman’s Guide to Diabetes – by Amy Mercer

TypeCast: Amazing people overcoming the chronic disease of type 1 diabetes - by Andrew Deutscher

Books by parents of children with diabetes

Raising Teens with Type 1 - by Moira McCarthy Stanford

Kids First, Diabetes Second - by Leighann Calentine

Books written by patients who are also medical professionals

Dr. Bernstein’s Diabetes Solution – by Richard Bernstein (Also a doctor)

Taking Control of Your Diabetes – by Steven Edelman (Also a doctor)

Any of Sherri Colberg’s books (Also an exercise physiologist)

Any of Gary Scheiner’s books (Also a CDE)