Kaitlyn’s Treat Pass
by Kim M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
Recently, right before a spur-of-the-moment ice cream sundae night, Kaitlyn returned from checking her blood sugar with a dejected look on her face, screaming “I hate diabetes!” It was in this moment that I thought of something that would ease her suffering just a bit. And it has worked amazingly well over the last couple of months.
Make a Picture Frame from Upcycled Diabetes Supplies
by Camille Boivin, guest blogger, Diabetetype1.blogspot.com
Looking at all the plastic waste that’s left after each of my son’s insulin pump site changes got me thinking… I began keeping all the empty insulin vials, infusion set caps, reservoirs, and tubing, hoping to find something to do with them. And here it is!
5 Ways You Can Help End Social Stigma Around Diabetes
While you can’t take away your child’s diabetes, you can help stamp out judgment and ignorance just by the way you care for your child every day. Here are five things you can do now to reduce stigma and make living with diabetes a little easier for all.