Finding the Best Blood Sugar Boosters for Us
by Kim M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
Luckily, we have really good tools that help us keep lows to a minimum. The only really tricky part of treating lows for us is using the right amount of sugar. Here are some tips we’ve learned for successful blood sugar boosters.
Kid-Approved BBQ Recipes From Lilly Diabetes and Disney’s T1D Cookbook
Whether you need a side dish to bring to the school picnic or are just looking for new flavors to try out on the grill at home, check out these recipes from Dishing It Up Disney Style: A Cookbook for Families with Type 1 Diabetes.
Your Back-to-School Checklist
The back-to-school countdown has begun! In the midst of buying new notebooks and planning first-day outfits, parents of children with diabetes have the added responsibility of making sure school management plans are in place. Here are seven step-by-step ideas for how to get ready before the school bell rings.
Parents Reveal: The Best Question I Asked at Our 504 Plan Meeting
If you’re working with your child’s school to establish a 504 Plan after a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes, you may be wondering about specific accommodations to request. Here’s a look at how other D-parents have navigated the process, including key questions they asked that helped set up their child with diabetes for a healthy, safe, and successful school year.