​Books

  • Type 1 Teens: A Guide to Managing Your Life with Diabetes, 2010

  • In Control: A Guide for Teens With Diabetes, 2001

  • Diabetic Athlete’s Handbook: Your Guide to Peak Performance, Human Kinetics, 2009

  • The Sun, the Rain, and the Insulin: Growing Up With Diabetes, Tiffin Press of Maine, 1996

  • The Diabetes Game: A Teenager’s Guide to Living Well with Diabetes, Nora Coon, Rewarding Health, 2006

  • Type 2 Diabetes in Teens: Secrets for Success, 2002

  • Diabetes Burnout: What to Do When You Just Can’t take it Anymore, William Polonsky, 1999

  • Pumping Insulin: Everything You Need for Success with an Insulin Pump, Ruth Roberts, MA; John Walsh, PA, CDE, 2006

  • Dr. Bernstein’s Diabetes Solution: A Complete Guide to Achieving Normal Blood Sugars, 1997

  • Think Like a Pancreas: A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes with Insulin, 2012

  • KiDS FiRST Diabetes Second: Tips for Parenting a Child with Type 1 Diabetes, 2012

  • Raising Teens with Diabetes: A Survival Guide for Parents, Moira McCarthy, 2013

Websites:

Facebook/Online Support Groups:

  • Southern Illinois Type 1 Family-parents/families Type 1 diabetics

  • Type 1 Diabetes Support Group-parents, adults, teens

  • Teen Type 1 Support Group-teens

  • P.O.K.E.D. (Parents of Kids Experiencing Diabetes)-parents

  • Southern Illinois Diabetes Awareness Group-information/resources; open group

  • PEP Squad (Diabetes Research Institute)-parents and children

  • Type 1 Diabetic Athletes Group

  • T1 Moms

  • Parents of TypeOne

  • Type 1 Diabetes

  • Women’s Support Group for Type 1 Diabetes

  • Dexcom CGM Users

  • Diabetes Strong Community

2018-2019 Insulin Pump Options:

2018-2019 Continuous Glucose Monitors (CGM):