2 Free #Diabetes Apps for Kids

If you have a young child with diabetes, here are two free apps that will help to expand their knowledge base. Both are available in the App Store. Carb Counting with Lenny (By Medtronic, Inc.) – As families dealing with diabetes know, carbohydrate counting is an essential skill for managing blood sugar levels. In this…

Only $2.99 – Buy 14-Book Romance Boxed Set To Help Find a #Diabetes Cure

As many of my readers know, Type 1 Diabetes has affected my family. As a result, I am an advocate for diabetes research and anything that can make the lives easier of the people dealing with this disease. I’d like to ask you for two favors. One, please consider purchasing the below amazing boxed set…

2 Free #Diabetes Kits for Newly Diagnosed Type 1 Children

If you have a child newly diagnosed with diabetes, here are a couple of free kits that will help your family as you embark on this new journey. 1. The Everyday Wisdom ™ Kit offered by the American Diabetes Association. This is a tool designed to help families of children with Type 1 diabetes live…

Warning Signs of Type 1 #Diabetes In Kids

Do you know the warning signs of Type 1 Diabetes? They can creep up one-by-one over a few months and even a pediatrician might dismiss the early symptoms as perfectly harmless. Frequent urination or bed-wetting in a previously trained child? Maybe it’s school anxiety. Thirsty? It’s probably just the dry air. However, soon those symptoms…

Kids First, Diabetes Second Book for Parents

Most people have no idea how complicated it is to parent a child with Type 1 Diabetes. They might see families testing blood sugars and giving shots at a birthday party or baseball game, but they don’t realize all the other issues that parents deal with on a regular basis such as ketone testing; sick…