Pink Panther Books

FOR ORDERS OVER 10 BOOKS, please place your order by phone at (303) 863-1200 for discounted shipping 

*Price reduction due to upcoming new releases

The Children’s Diabetes Foundation publishes several different materials to help educate patients and their families. The Pink Panther books series, written by Dr. H. Peter Chase with co-author Dr. David Maahs, are essential references for those involved with the management of type 1 diabetes. These publications include:

A First Book for Understanding Diabetes – 13th Edition

(13th Edition) – $13.00 + $5.00 shipping per book.
By H. Peter Chase, MD & David M. Maahs, MD, PhD

An updated synopsis of the larger book, Understanding Diabetes, providing a quick summary of each of the 28 chapters. It may be easier to begin learning from this version before moving on to the larger book.


Understanding Diabetes*

(12th Edition) – $10.00 + $5.00 shipping per book.
By H. Peter Chase, MD & David M. Maahs, MD, PhD

An instruction manual for families on the management of diabetes.

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Click here to view the 11th Edition online


Management of Diabetes in Adults

(1st Edition) – $15.00 + $5.00 shipping per book.
By H. Peter Chase, M.D. and and Satish K. Garg, MD

A new book is available to provide education in a simplified form for adults with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. This book is different from others in that it is a “How to” book and explains in detail how to accomplish the many tasks associated with successful diabetes management.


Understanding Insulin Pumps and Continuous Glucose Monitors*

Second Edition $10.00 + $5.00 shipping per book.
By H. Peter Chase, M.D.

A detailed explanation of insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors, their effective use and special considerations, and the future of diabetes management and control.

Click here to view the 1st Edition online


Un Primer Libro Para Entender La Diabetes*

(11a Edición) – $5.00 + $5.00 shipping per book.
By H. Peter Chase, M.D.

A first book in Spanish to help children develop a better understanding of diabetes.


Managing Diabetic Hypoglycemia

$20.00 + $5.00 shipping per video.
Made in collaboration with H. Peter Chase, M.D., staff from the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes and Children’s Diabetes Foundation at Denver, 2001.

The video where people with diabetes of all ages and backgrounds offer practical suggestions for how they manage & prevent low blood sugar during a busy, productive life.


Copies of the Pink Panther series can be purchased at the front desk of the BDC or by contacting the Children’s Diabetes Foundation at 303.863.1200.


Our online store can only process orders to be shipped within the United States. For international orders, please call us toll-free at 1-800-695-2873.

A Mail-in Order Form is also available for those who wish to make payment with a check or money order.

 *Price reduction due to upcoming new releases

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