So which is it: Is type 1 diabetes a manageable condition that doesn’t hold kids back at all — or is it a life-threatening disease that’s extremely challenging to live with on a daily basis?
by Kim M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
Is it more work to attend a week-long trip — or to worry about type 1 diabetes from afar?
by Jen M., Real Moms Talk Type 1
I resisted the urge to follow the crowds or the trends, and I followed my son’s lead instead. It’s made all the difference.
The quantity of pieces that have to fit together just perfectly for modern diabetes care becomes clear when they’re suddenly dismantled with a careless wave of the hand.
by Jen M. Real Moms Talk Type 1
This school year, I had to really think about whether James still needed me — whether he needed anything at all.
When your kids are small, it feels like you’ll never make it out of the trenches. And then one day this happens.
What would you pack if you had minutes to get out?
Taking the exam for the first time freshman year provided a nice dry run for college testing with accommodations. Here’s what we learned.
While I would survive just fine without the quizzes and memes, I can’t ever completely disconnect. Because of diabetes.
We basically have our own language when we’re talking about this stuff that’s totally normal to us but foreign to anyone else listening in.