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Diabetes Related Links:

Resources sponsored by companies:

Changing Life With Diabetes

Diabetes Treatment, Insulin and Blood Sugar Control Help with the emotional and psychological aspects of having diabetes:

Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat with Diabetes by Michelle May MD and Megrette Fletcher Med, RD CDE I recommend this book if you are open and willing to work on self-change.

The Behavioral Diabetes Institute

Going Off to College:

General sites related to diabetes:

The D Life Website

Website and community for women with diabetes

American Diabetes Association You can order all their publications from here and information is available on all forms of diabetes in both English and Spanish

National Diabetes Education Program: In both English and Spanish

From the National Institute of Health: In both English and Spanish

The National Library of Medicine site for literature searches

WebMD Diabetes Health Center

Juvenile Diabetes Research Federation For those with Type 1 Diabetes with an emphasis on research

Children with Diabetes  This is the creation of a father of a diabetic child and has an enormous database of information for the parents of persons with diabetes.

Canadian Diabetes Association General information in French, English and Chinese. 

International Diabetes Federation This is an organization of over 100 countries with information about diabetes outside of North America.

Diabetes Mall A website run by a physician’s assistant with Type 1 Diabetes with books, various products and reviews of pumps.

Apps and Software Useful for Persons with Diabetes:

Go Meals

Glucose buddy

Calorie King

For Teens:

Great Food, Healthy Recipes:

A great vegan cookbook: Appetite for Reduction by Chandra Moskowitz

Cooking Light

My Recipes

Spark Recipes

Resources for those needing help with carbohydrate counting and weight loss:

Calorie King: A online site to for calorie and exercise information

Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat with Diabetes by Michelle May MD and Megrette Fletcher Med, RD CDE I recommend this book if you are open and willing to work on self-change.

Fit Day FitDay is a free online diet and weight-loss journal.

Lose It! A free online resource for weight loss

Mindless Eating Help from expert Brian Wansink Ph.D.

My Food Advisor Making better food choices and cutting calories from the ADA

My Alli Changing how you think and feel about food is the key to eating for optimum wellness and personal happiness.

Spark People SparkPeople’s mission is to SPARK millions of PEOPLE to live healthier lives and reach their goals.

Weight Watchers Online An excellent online site for weight loss for those wishing to avoid the meetings

My Fitness Pal MyFitnessPal is a diet and fitness community built with one purpose in mind: providing you with the tools and support you need to achieve your weight loss goals.

For those needing help with lifestyle change whether taking Qsymia or not:

Q and me

Celiac disease (gluten sensitive enteropathy) resources:

Celiac Disease Foundation

Celiac Disease and Gluten-free Diet Information

Northeast Ohio Celiac Support Group

Triumph Dining

Gluten Free Drugs

Medications to Control Blood Sugar (Blood Glucose):


Afrezza Insulin

Apidra Insulin

Basaglar Insulin





Humalog Insulin




Lantus Insulin

Levemir Insulin


Novolog Insulin





Toujeo Insulin


Tresiba Insulin





Medications for Excessive Body Weight
(adults with obesity and some who are overweight):






Blood glucose meter company sites:

Freestyle meters

Accu-chek meters

Ascensia (Contour and Breeze) meters

One Touch meters

Sheets for writing down your blood sugars:

For those not on insulin

For those on insulin

Continuous Glucose Monitors:

Freestyle Libre


Home Blood pressure devices:


Insulin pump companies and pumps:

Accuchek Spirit Combo

Asante Snap




Lipid disorders:

Familial hypercholesterolemia



For those needing help paying for medication:

Prescription Help


Is clinical research a good choice for you?

Getting more active and exercising:

Diabetes Exercise and Sports Association

Exercise is Medicine

Sites and Resources for the Visually Impaired:

American Foundation for the Blind

Cleveland Sight Center

For those with kidney disease:

National Kidney Foundation

American Association of Kidney Patients

Learn about sleep apnea and other sleep disorders:

Sleep Education

Inspiration and support:

The Faber Mazlish Website How we can better talk to our children and each other

Other Links:

The National Library of Medicine site for literature searches

Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guidelines

Thyroid Cancer information and support:

ThyCa:  Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc.

Depression: A superb resource with text also available in Spanish.

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

The National Alliance on Mental Illness This website has helpful information on depression, panic disorder and other common psychiatric conditions. Click on “Inform Yourself”


National Osteoporosis Foundation website

Selected medications for osteoporosis:





Hormonal disorders other than diabetes:

Medical Id’s:

Hope Paige Designs

Medic Alert Foundation

American Medical ID

Diabetic Foot Ulcers:

Information about common insect and tick-borne infections in the United States:

Tick bite instructions

Sending the tick for analysis

Northeast Ohio Lyme Foundation on Facebook

“Cure Unknown. Inside the Lyme Epidemic” by Pamela Weintraub.

An excellent documentary on tick borne illness

Evidence based guidelines on Lyme disease

Organ Donation

Living Organ Donation: learn more