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anyone have any good book recommendations for diabetes

Hi Everybody , my friend referred me to join this group as she suggested it would help me to talk to people of the same type diabetes as me…

Started by Bretto

5 Sep 27, 2014
Reply by karen

Grandma Sandy Finds New Home at Diabetes Hands Foundation

Grandma Sandy Finds New Home at Diabetes Hands Foundation Special fund established to support initiatives for grandparents of, parents of,…

Started by Diabetes News and Interest

1 Apr 5, 2014
Reply by Judith in Portland

book The End of Diabetes

Anyone familiar with Joel Fuhrman's newest book, The End of Diabetes? While I'm always skeptical of promises to "reverse" diabetes, I'm won…

Started by Deborah

5 Jan 17, 2013
Reply by Brian (bsc)

New Novel's Protagonist has Type 1 Diabetes--blog on JDRF's Juvenation

Blog post by William Sorensen on JDRF's Juvenation July 18,2012 In the newly released True Believers, author Kurt Andersen’s narrator and l…

Started by Emily Coles

1 Jul 19, 2012
Reply by acidrock23

Great-Auntie's Book and Beverage Club?

UPDATE: I am going to be delayed on this virtual book club kick-off because I had an opportunity today to go out of town in order to hear t…

Started by LaGuitariste

0 Feb 22, 2012

Dante's Inferno

My teenage son has expressed a STRONG interest in the book "Dante's Inferno". Borrowed sentiments from it many times, both here and elsewhe…

Started by Stuart

3 May 16, 2011
Reply by Stuart

What Books Have Helped You?

People frequently suggest books. I thought it would be helpful to have a separate thread so people can directly search, rather than info be…

Started by Gerri

13 Mar 8, 2011

Best Diabetes Books

This is my list of best diabetes books. In particular, Dr. Bernstein's book, Amy Tenderich's title and Gretchen Becker's book (for Type 2's…

Started by Manny Hernandez

22 Feb 24, 2011
Reply by BadMoonT2

Hope Warshaw's latest book, Real-Life Guide to Diabetes: How to Handle Everyday Emergencies and More

Check out Hope Warshaw's latest book about living with diabetes: Hope Warshaw, MMSc, RD, CDE, BC-ADM, is a nationally recognized dietitian…

Started by amy mercer

0 Jun 1, 2009

Diabetes April Fool's Contest today!!

Send us your April Fool funnies for a chance to win a copy of Haidee Merritt's new book: "One Lump or Two: Things that Suck About Diabetes"…

Started by Amy Tenderich

8 Apr 1, 2009
Reply by Yvonne




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Here’s a new way to celebrate Valentines Day: Buy a dozen roses, spare the cost of one (about $5) and donate to IDF’s Life for a Child program. By doing this, you will help children in need of life saving insulin. Those of Read on! →

Diabetes Hands Foundation Announces Interim Executive Director as Manny Hernandez, Co-Founder and President, Steps Down

Read the Spanish version of the announcement. BERKELEY, CA: January 15, 2015 – Manny Hernandez, President and Co-Founder of the Diabetes Hands Foundation (DHF), has announced his decision to step down as President of the organization. “Diabetes Hands Foundation has Read on! →

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