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Pregnancy, diabetes, and insulin information from experts
Amazon.com link - find diabetes and pregnancy books and other resources
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Amazon.com UK link - find diabetes and pregnancy books and other resources
Amazon.com Canada link - find diabetes and pregnancy books and other resources
 Recommended Links for Diabetic Mommies:
GENERAL DIABETES LINKS
American Diabetes Association
Diabetes and related information, research updates, links to other diabetes sites, and a store
Diabetes 123
An online resource for everyone living with diabetes, including an extensive collection of questions and answers in the 'Ask the Diabetes Team
The Diabetes Monitor
The Diabetes Monitor. Monitoring diabetes in cyberspace. TONS of resources and links. Largest catalogued collection of links I've ever seen.
My Diabetes
Online community dedicated to helping you achieve better control of diabetes. Tools, online community, personal education, and up-to-date info.
National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse
An information dissemination service of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health, under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
LifeClinic
Diabetes information, personalized health records, online tools, pregnancy info, diabetic cookbook, diabetic dictionary, resource locators, news, articles, free blood pressure health station locator
RemedyFind.Com
This is a very unique and promising site. You get a chance to rate which treatments have worked for you and which haven't. A special section is devoted to diabetes. Go put in your 2-cents!
A Diabetes Website
A patient-oriented website. Information, education and support for people with diabetes.
DIABETES AND PREGNANCY LINKS
Your Medical Source
This page has a nice section on Diabetes in Pregancy that gives some basic medical information.
MEDLINE Plus Health Information - Diabetes and Pregnancy
A service of the National Library of Medicine. Links to valuable articles from reliable sources on the topic of diabetes and pregnancy. A wonderful resource.
Reality Check - Pregnancy with Type 1 Diabetes
Reality Check is a non-profit organization in Australia for young adults with diabetes. This page has a downloadable booklet written by their volunteers about pregnancy with type 1 diabetes. Very well written, and they had more than 20 diabetic mommies on the project.
INSULIN PUMPING LINKS
InsulinPumpBook
Website for the author of the book Insulin Pump Therapy Demystified. Includes pumping information, workshop information, and insulin pump links.

RECIPES AND FOOD INFORMATION FOR DIABETES

Diabetic Gourmet
Message board, lots of boards for diabetics on a variety of subjects (including pregnancy), articles, etc

Native Seeds/S.E.A.R.C.H.
Studies show traditional desert foods of the O’odham people help control diabetes. This organization has established the "Diabetes Project" which promotes use of traditional foods from native beans to prickly pear cactus pads/fruit. Can order info packet, recipes, videotapes, foods, books, and seeds online.

DIABETES FINANCIAL RESOURCES LINKS
National Diabetes Information Clearninghouse - Financial Help for Diabetes Care
Diabetes treatment is expensive. Many people who have diabetes need help paying some of the bills. It's a good idea to start by looking for an insurance plan that covers as many diabetes-related expenses as possible. A variety of governmental and nongovernmental programs exist to help, depending on whether you qualify.
American Diabetes Association - Health Insurance and Life Insurance Information for People with Diabetes
A person with diabetes needs access to supplies like test strips, meters and insulin. Usually, people are able to get these medications and supplies covered through their health insurance policies.
For a person with diabetes, obtaining and keeping health insurance can be very difficult or -- sadly -- impossible to do. However, there may be other options available. To learn about your options, please see this page from the ADA. They also have a page on prescription assistance.
GENERAL PREGNANCY, BABY, FAMILY LINKS
Baby Center
Preconception, pregnancy, baby, toddler. Community (including pregnant with diabetes & trying to conceive with diabetes boards), shopping, experts, articles, tools.
American Baby
American Baby, home of American Baby magazine. Has entered a partnership with the About.com network. Chats, boards, info, tools, magazine.
Parent's Place
Part of ivillage network. TONS & TONS of message boards including Pregnant with Diabetes. Other resources include chat, experts, info, etc.
ivillage
The women's network. Boards, chats, info. Tons of tools and topics including pregnancy, babies, and pregnancy.
Babyspoon
Quick, easy, and tasty recipes for babies, toddlers, and children (loved by mums too) - A site from the UK. Totally charming and great healthful recipes for our children.
Fitness Beginnings
Pregnancy and kid's exercise, dance, and yoga videos/DVDs. Large selection.
Parent Soup
Part of ivillage network. Tons of info, boards, chat for parenting, family, pregnancy, etc.
DIABETES SUPPLIES
The Diabetes Mall
This searchable site is loaded with lots of the latest diabetes information and technology as well as special offers and an insulin wizard to help determine insulin level needs
The Following Diabetes and Family-related Sites Have Graciously Provided Links to Diabetic Mommy Please Visit Them

Disability Resource Directory
This site has handy and interesting links for many conditions, including diabetes. (http://disability-resource.com/diabetes.html)

GlucoControl
GlucoControl is a Free PDA software (Pocket PC), that helps to control glucose levels in blood, it replaces the classic diabetes notebook.
HealingWell.com
Has a diabetes information with articles, recent news, and resources.
BabyHopes.com - Low cost, high sensitivity pregnancy tests and ovulation predictor kits.

Babies OnlineBabies Online FREE Birth Announcements - Create a web page for your new baby, complete with pictures, instantly and for free! Tons of other great (and free!) stuff for new and expectant parents too, so check it out!!

Your Medical Source
This page has a nice section on Diabetes in Pregancy that gives some basic medical information.
Diabetes 123
An online resource for everyone living with diabetes, including an extensive collection of questions and answers in the 'Ask the Diabetes Team

DiabetesSite.Net
Diabetic foot care supplies & diabetic products. A website dedicated to supplying essential diabetic care products to diabetics (type 1, type 2, and gestational) or those who care for them. We offer a full range of diabetic care products, diabetic supplies & tasty recipes for those with diabetes or special needs.





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This is not a health care site. The editor is not a health care professional, is not qualified, and does not give medical or mental health advice.

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