Resources


BOOKS ABOUT DIABETES

The Diabetic Health Journal by Lauren Bonjiorno

Bright Spots and Landmines: The Diabetes Guide I Wish Someone Had Handed Me by Adam Brown

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

The Type 1 Life: A Road Map for Parents of Children with Newly Diagnosed Type 1 Diabetes by Jessica Freeman

Prevention and Recovery from Eating Disorders in Type One Diabetes by Ann Goebel-Fabbri

Slow Suicide: Living with Diabetes and an Eating Disorder by Amy Marcle

Diabetes Burnout: What to Do When You can't Take It Anymore by William Polonsky

Sugar Surfing: How to Manage Type 1 Diabetes in a Modern World by Stephen Ponder and Kevin McMahon

Think Like a Pancreas by Gary Scheiner

DiabetesMine comprehensive book list can be found here:

https://www.healthline.com/diabetesmine/best-diabetes-books-reviews-diabetesmine#1 

HELPFUL DIABETES WEBSITES

Beyond Type 1 (Uniting the global diabetes community)

www.beyondtype1.org 

Beyond Type 2 (Connection and resources for those with T2D)

www.beyondtype2.org

TuDiabetes (An on-line community of people touched by diabetes)

www.tudiabetes.org

Connected in Motion (Outdoor adventures for adults with T1D)

www.connectedinmotion.ca

Integrated Diabetes Services (The worldwide leader in remote consulting for insulin users)

https://integrateddiabetes.com/

FUN DIABETES PRODUCTS TO RE-ENERGIZE YOUR DIABETES ROUTINE

https://www.myabetic.com/ 

https://society6.com/s?q=popular+diabetes+type1diabetes

https://www.oneand2.com.au/

https://www.thediabeticsurvivor.com/ 

https://www.zazzle.com/diabetes+stickers

https://www.redbubble.com/shop/diabetes+stickers

LINKS TO ARTICLES ABOUT DIABETES AND MENTAL HEALTH

Diabetes Distress:    https://beyondtype1.org/what-is-diabetes-distress/

Anxiety and Diabetes:  https://beyondtype1.org/anxiety-diabetes/ 

Diabetes and Eating Disorders:  https://beyondtype1.org/help-loved-one-type-1-diabetes-eating-disorder/ 

Diabetes and Stress:  https://beyondtype1.org/stress-why-and-how-you-should-reduce-it/ 

Parents of kids with T1D:  https://beyondtype1.org/self-care-never-selfish-parents-kids-diabetes/ 

LOCAL ANN ARBOR MICHIGAN  RESOURCES

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Diabetes support group: meets every other month. Call AA Endocrinology for info: 734-434-4430

Michigan Medicine T1 Diabetes support group: meets once per month. Call MEND clinic for info: 734-998-2475

Michigan Medicine T2 Diabetes support group: meets once per month. Call MEND clinic for info: 734-998-2475

Living Well with Illness Workshops: www.narrativedimensions.org. Call Janet Greenhut, MD for info: 734-730-1543

Ann Arbor Center for Eating Disorders: www.center4ed.org. Call 734-668-8585 for more info

LOCAL STATE OF MICHIGAN RESOURCES

Camp Midicha (Diabetes Camp for Children and Youth)

http://www.diabetessolut1ons.org/camp-midicha/ 

American Diabetes Association-Michigan Chapter

https://www.diabetes.org/community/local-offices/michigan 

Juvenile Diabetes Research Fdn (JDRF) Michigan SE Chapter

https://www.jdrf.org/michiganeast/