Type 1 Diabetes

Messing with life support again!

Frustrated beyond frustrated! How would you handle this: called Apria , our test strip provider to order the specific brand of test strips for Joey’s pump. It has a built in meter so you have to buy the specific brand. Our medical insurance always paid for them as it’s a diabetes related item. When we… Continue reading Messing with life support again!

Type 1 Diabetes

Facing the Diabetes Monster Head On: Empowering Yourself and Others

As seen on Omnipod’s Suite D in May, 2014: Sometimes diabetes can seem like a monster to a parent of a child with type 1 diabetes. It looks over us at night – and every second of every day. It’s obviously not only us parents, but the kids themselves that feel like they are being… Continue reading Facing the Diabetes Monster Head On: Empowering Yourself and Others