Families with type 1 diabetes have several options for automating insulin delivery based on CGM readings. Just how much daily diabetes care do the systems take off your plate?
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An endocrinologist explains how time in range can help provide a clearer picture of a child’s diabetes management.
If your child uses a CGM (continuous glucose monitor), see if this next-level technique could help you keep blood sugar under tighter control.
What do you do when your outgoing, sociable teenager suddenly becomes shy and private after a type 1 diabetes diagnosis? Find an expert answer here.
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 Michellè Dreeckmeier, guest blogger, Familyingwitht1d.blogspot.com
To be okay — to be more than okay — we need to acknowledge the two realities of living with a chronic illness.
Not So Pumped? If your teenager wants to switch back to multiple daily injections and you’re worried it will make diabetes management harder rather than easier, find expert answers here.
by Amy Drauschke
With type 1 diabetes, the learning doesn’t end when you leave the hospital.
Searching for the right words after a type 1 diabetes diagnosis? Start here.