When my grandson Cooper was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) at 22 months old, we were all in shock. I never thought I would get to babysit him again! I went through the diabetes classes with my daughter Jenny to try and grasp the disease. I soon found out that unless you live with diabetes,… Continue reading Why we pump!
As Joey gets older and embarks into teenagerhood, (yes, my word for it) I ask myself, “shouldn’t this get easier as Joey gets older?” He knows diabetes like the back of his hand, he knows the “how to’s,” the “why do’s,” so “why do” I still worry? Type 1 is so unpredictable, that’s why! One… Continue reading Type 1 Diabetes and age; shouldn’t it get easier with age?