If your child uses a CGM (continuous glucose monitor), see if this next-level technique could help you keep blood sugar under tighter control.
Or is something else going on?
by Kerri Sparling
Parents of kids with diabetes often ask me what they can do to help empower their child. I always point to my mom.
by Amy Drauschke
There’s one question about this disease that still stumps me, even after all this time.’
A behavioral scientist for adolescents with type 1 diabetes shares some better ways to broach blood-sugar-related requests that are less likely to incur storming off and door-slamming in those under 18.
by Kim M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
With type 1 diabetes, there comes a time when you have to call a do-over.
It’s low, but is it that serious? How to mentally (and physically) prepare to make the call in the moment on administering emergency treatment.
by Leighann Calentine, guest blogger, D-mom.com
Swimming and diabetes had always been a challenging combination. So I had to put my faith in my daughter when she decided to get her first job… as a swim lesson instructor.
by Jen M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
It might look unremarkable at first glance, but the “diabetes cart” is a perfect representation of the amount of work we still have to do in educating schools about type 1 diabetes.
From TSA to time changes, here’s what you need to know to prep for a trip with T1D on board.