How to Manage Type 1 Diabetes

Hi, and welcome back to Type 1 Diabetes Explained. We know that managing your diabetes is hard. Sometimes it seems impossible to remember every little piece of information that you have to deal with every day. So today we’re going to look at some simple and quick methods to help alleviate some of the stress…

Rights and Advocacy with Type 1 Diabetes

Hi, and welcome back to Type 1 Diabetes explained. Today we’re going to look at what legal rights people with Diabetes have and how those are implemented and protected in the school and workplace environment. We will start with the rights that person has when they are in school. This includes any federally funded school,…

Type 1 Diabetes and Food: What School Staff Should Know

Type 1 diabetes and food: What school staff should know When a student has type 1 diabetes, people often ask what they can and can’t eat. Unless a student has allergies or food intolerances, no foods are off limits. But having diabetes does involve more planning for snacks and mealtimes, as well as for special…

Personalized Medicine for Diabetes Patients | Data & Me

It’s cutting-edge medical technology that I’m using, that’s you know, just made a tremendous difference in my life because I actually can forget that I’m diabetic. I’m Deanne, and I’m a type 1 diabetic. I’ve been living with this disease for over 45 years. And I’m Dee Ann’s mother, my name is Louis. It was…