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adults with diabetes

ConnecT1D Retreat: Sign Up NOW!

Psychosocial Support, Real Life Diabetes By March 7, 2017 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Last summer, when I was 17 1/3 months pregnant, I traveled to Seattle to take part in the ConnecT1D Retreat.  Despite being a round mound of hormones, I had an awesome time connecting with other PWD adults and sharing experiences.  It was put together by an amazing team of PWD leaders, and today, the Board President of ConnecT1D is sharing details…


Being an Adult at Children With Diabetes

Diabetes Community, Diabetes Online Community, Psychosocial Support By August 3, 2011 Tags: , , , No Comments

In the years I’ve attended CWD’s Friends for Life conference, I always came away with this appreciation for what the conference provides for kids with diabetes, and their parents.  Kids – a whole bunch of them – running amuck and clad in green bracelets with pump tubing flapping from underneath their t-shirts … it’s a place where these families hopefully feel…