“Fair” Versus “Equal” When Sharing Diabetes Care
When I was growing up, I always thought that when I got married, my husband and I would be equal. We would split up all our responsibilities right down the middle. It would be totally fair. Well, it hasn’t turned out that way, but I’m completely okay with that! Here’s why.
The Benefits of Growing Up With Type 1 Diabetes
by Kim Vlasnik, guest blogger, TextingMyPancreas.com
As a parent of a child with type 1, you may be wondering what the future holds for your son or daughter. While I don’t have a super-clear answer to that, as someone who was diagnosed as a child, I do have a few light-hearted thoughts to offer on the plus-side of growing up with type 1.
Inspiration File: NASCAR Driver Ryan Reed
For NASCAR rising star Ryan Reed, 21, the race is on to prove that nothing can stop him from crossing the finish line, especially not type 1 diabetes. We spoke with Reed to find out how type 1 almost detoured his NASCAR aspirations and what he did to keep his dreams on track.