I plan to eventually write about a bunch of these topics individually. Until then, here is my collection of links to a number of diabetes-releated topics that I have found especially helpful.

Blogs to read

Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosed in Adulthood:

Participate in Research:

Diagnosing Diabetes:


Testing your at-risk family members



Amylin (another thing people with T1DM don’t make):


DKA: Diabetic Ketoacidosis


Testing your blood sugar

Disability? Diabetes is a protected class under the law:

Buying Insulin in Canada or Mexico

Treating low blood sugar

Test strip subscription plans:

Prices may have changed since this list was created

Travel, Flying, TSA

Drinking Alcohol

Driver’s License

The Name “Diabetes”

Medical ID On Your Phone

Donating Blood


Cures and Conspiracy Theories