Articles on Juvenile Diabetes

School Nursing Resources

Improving Nutrition and Blood Sugar Levels

Making Parenting Easier

Increasing Exercise

Grandparenting Children with Diabetes

Helping Siblings

Parenting Teens

Other On-line Diabetes Resources

Laura Plunkett is a columnist for Diabetes Health & and an expert on She speaks around the country on "The Challenges of Childhood Diabetes: Strategies for Raising Healthy Children and "Raising Wholesome Children in a Fast-Food World." The Plunkett family has been featured on television and radio as advocates of improving nutrition, increasing exercise and working as a team. Laura and her mother are co-authors of the book, “The Challenge of Childhood Diabetes: Family Strategies for Raising a Healthy Child.” Laura can be reached at: