Blogs are basically online diaries that sometimes permit readers to comment on a story. They're great fun and very popular, plus they're easy to set up and use even for someone who has no computer skills. Diabetes blogs, like all blogs, contain a wide variety of content on lots of topics.
Here's a selected list of diabetes-related blogs that we've found. There are many more, and you'll find links to more diabetes blogs on the blogs below.
Parents of Kids with Diabetes
- Martha O'Connor
CWD mom and published author
- D-Mom Blog
Leighann Calentine blogs and has written Kids First, Diabetes Second Book (due August 2012)
- A Shot in the Dark
Sandra's ten-year-old son was recently diagnosed
- Type 1 Diabetes
Mom Jen has a son with type 1 diabetes
- Making Diabetes Fashionable
Julie has three kids with type 1 and runs a company that makes pump accessories
- Without Envy
Raising a child with diabetes to live life to the fullest
- Adventures in Diabetes Parenting
By Pam Osborne
Adults with Diabetes
"A gold mine of straight talk and encouragement for people living with diabetes" by Amy, mother of three small children
Six Until Me
Author Kerri, diagnosed at six, writes movingly about life with type 1 diabetes
Close Concerns Weblog
From Kelly Close of Close Concerns
- Bernard's Diabetes Blog
Bernard has had type 1 for over 35 years and his blog focuses on diabetes technology
From Dr. Bill Quick, focusing mostly on type 2 diabetes, including his recent diagnosis of type 2 diabetes
An internet journal from one of the first T1 Diabetics to use the Guardian RT continuous glucose monitor
- The 'betes
"Tekakwitha" lives in Chicago and was diagnosed with type 1 in April 2004
- Dr Jekyll and Mrs Low
Val was diagnosed with type 1 two years ago
Violet's Diabetes Blog
- Candid Diabetes
Tiffany has had type 1 for 14 years
- Scott's Diabetes Journal
Scott has had type 1 since April 1980
- The Fit Blog is the work of Christel and Tobias, a Danish couple living in the United States. Christel has type 1 diabetes.
- Salty and Sweet is a blog by Aspen, a young woman who has cystic fibrosis related diabetes.
Non-English Diabetes Blogs
- How to control type 1 diabetes
- diabetes.skynetblogs.be is a Dutch-language web site about Maria Macy, a nine-year-old girl with type 1 diabetes who lives in Belgium.
- Children with Diabetes.
- Shiny and Sweet: ADHD & T1D.
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