Traveling on an airplane with a person or child who has Type 1 Diabetes can be a scary thought. Ever since my daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes, we have only flown on two occasions. The first time we traveled, everything went over smooth and loved […]
It’s a piece of news that no parent ever wants to hear, that your baby has a chronic medical condition. My daughter was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes when she was only 15 months-old. Type 1 Diabetes is an autoimmune disease where the person’s pancreas stops producing […]
What Is Type 1 Diabetes? Type 1 Diabetes is an autoimmune disease where the person’s pancreas stops producing insulin. It is very different from Type 2 Diabetes, where the person still produces insulin, but its production is not enough, or the person is insulin resistant.