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T1D Can Stickittodamaneosis – learning to live with T1D

Well with the shock-n-awe out of the way, next up was learning to live with T1D training classes, where you get to try to remember as much as you can in 3 days. You learn about ketones and sugar levels and what happens when you are sick. It is a whirlwind of information that is vitally important,(…)

Diagnosed with T1D The SHOCK-N-AWE

So when you get the call that your child has just been diagnosed with T1D it is definitely a SHOCK to the family. How could this possibly happen!? In our case there was no family history and my teen daughter was 100 lbs., had a pretty balanced diet, was in shape and rarely got sick.(…)

T1D – How Did We Get Here

So where to begin with Type 1 Diabetes? I know, how about where it began with us. I think like most of the people that have develop T1D, it was totally unexpected. It could have been acute, acting like a sickness or a slow on-set of a things that did not add up, like your(…)