Books, websites, and online support for people who have diabetes

Recommended Books & Websites on Diabetes
    Books

    General

    • American Diabetes Association Complete Guide to Diabetes, 4th edition
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association, 2005

    • Beating Diabetes: Lower Your Blood Sugar, Lose Weight, and Stop Diabetes and Its Complications in Their Tracks
      Nathan, David
      McGraw-Hill, 2006

    • The First Year: Type 2 Diabetes: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed
      Becker, Gretchen
      Da Capo Press, 2006
    • Gestational Diabetes: What to Expect
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association, 2001

    • Mayo Clinic Essential Diabetes Book
      Mayo Clinic
      Time Inc. Home Entertainment, 2009

    • Type 2 Diabetes: Your Healthy Living Guide, 4th edition
      American Diabetes Association
      McGraw-Hill, 2009

    • Your First Year with Diabetes: What to Do, Month by Month
      Garnero, Theresa
      American Diabetes Association, 2008

    Coping/Personal Stories

    • 101 Tips for Coping with Diabetes
      Rubin, Richard
      American Diabetes Association 2003

    • Caring for the Diabetic Soul
      American Diabetes Association and Neal Friedman
      American Diabetes Association, 1997

    • Diabetes Burn Out: What to Do When You Can’t Take It Anymore
      Polonsky, William
      American Diabetes Association, 1997

    • Growing Up Again, Life, Loves, and Oh Yeah, Diabetes
      Moore, Mary Tyler
      St. Martin’s Press, 2009

    • Needles: A Memoir of Growing Up with Diabetes
      Dominick, Andie
      Touchstone, 1996

    Complications/Problems

    • 101 Foot Care Tips for People with Diabetes
      Ahroni, Jessie, et al
      American Diabetes Association, 2006

    • Diabetes 911: Practical Answers to Your Diabetes Problem
      Fox, Larry
      American Diabetes Association, 2009

    • Peripheral Neuropathy: When the Numbness, Weakness, and Pain Won’t Stop (American Academy of Neurology)
      Latov, Norman, M.D.
      Demos Health, 2006

    • Real Life Guide to Diabetes: How to Handle Everyday Emergencies-And More
      Warshaw, Hope
      American Diabetes Assocation, 2009

    • The Uncomplicated Guide to Diabetes Complications
      Levin, Marvin and Pfeifer, Michael
      American Diabetes Association, 2002

    • You Can Cope with Peripheral Neuropathy: 365 Tips for Living a Full Life
      Cushing, Mimi
      Demos Health, 2009
     

    Eating/Exercise

    • ADA Complete Guide to Carb Counting
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association ,2004

    • ADA Guide to Healthy Fast Food Eating
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association, 2006

    • ADA Guide to Healthy Restaurant Eating
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association, 2005

    • The “I Hate to Exercise” Book for People with Diabetes, 2nd edition
      Hayes, Charlotte
      American Diabetes Association, 2006

    • The Official Pocket Guide to Diabetic Exchanges, 2nd edition
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association, 2003

    • Ultimate Diabetes Meal Planner: A Complete System for Eating Healthy with Diabetes
      Higgins, Jaynie
      American Diabetes Association, 2009

    Cookbooks

    • The 4- Ingredient Diabetes Cookbook: Simple, Quick, and Delicious Recipes Using Just Four Ingredients or Less
      Hughes, Nancy
      American Diabetes Association 2007

    • The All Natural Diabetes Cookbook
      Newgent, Jackie
      American Diabetes Association, 2007

    • Betty Crocker’s Diabetes Cookbook: Everyday Meals, Easy as 1-2-3
      Betty Crocker Editors
      Betty Crocker, 2003

    • The Diabetes and Heart Healthy Cookbook
      American Diabetes Association
      American Diabetes Association, 2004

    • Diabetes Diet Cookbook: Discover the New Fiber-Full Eating Plan for Weight Loss
      Fittante, Ann and Editors of Prevention Magazine
      Rodale, 2008

    • The Joslin Diabetes Quick and Easy Cookbook: 200 Recipes for 1 to 4 People
      Giedt, Bonnie Polin Frances
      Fireside, 1998

    • The New Soul Food Cookbook for People with Diabetes
      Gaines, Fabiola
      American Diabetes Association, 2006

    • The 4- Ingredient Diabetes Cookbook: Simple, Quick, and Delicious Recipes Using Just Four Ingredients or Less
      Hughes, Nancy
      American Diabetes Association 2007

    Websites