D-Parent Poll: Would You Rather…
Sometimes daily type 1 diabetes care seems like a real pain…until you find yourself volunteering to calculate tomorrow’s lunch box carbs just to get out of doing the dinner dishes. When it comes to type 1 tasks, what “Would You Rather” do? Play the game to see how your answers stack up with other D-parents’.
Mom-Tested Solutions From the Friends for Life Conference
Every year in July, the Friends for Life® conference, organized by Children With Diabetes®, brings together an international gathering of the type 1 diabetes community for a six-day social and educational extravaganza. We asked parents to share the best tip, solution, or idea they came home with after last year’s event.
Kaitlyn’s Morning Checklist
by Kim M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
I was getting all the kids ready for school the other day when I realized, for about the millionth time, that I have so much to do and to remember, just to get all five rascals out the door—especially Kaitlyn, because of all the diabetes items on her morning checklist. I decided that I needed to do something once and for all to help us be more organized before school.
5 Ways to Wear an Insulin Pump With a Prom Dress
Your daughter has found the perfect prom dress; now it’s time to figure out the perfect spot for her pump. For tips on how to combine formalwear and diabetes gear in style, we asked members of the College Diabetes Network™ to flash back to their favorite pretty-in-pump prom looks.