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  1. The Camp Experience: Two Moms’ Stories

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    Now that Labor Day and the start of the school year is upon us, many parents are scrambling to meet with their child’s teacher, school nurse, or principal about their child’s care. While there are plenty of resources available to parents in creating 504 plans, letting a child with T1D out of their sight is […]

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  2. Dig into Research with Our “Did You Know?” Series!

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    Welcome to the first installment of “Did You Know?”—a series here on Glu that will review cutting-edge research articles. Hopefully this will get us all talking about the things we want to learn more about. First up, I’m going to share an overview of how the process works, then we’ll talk about the results of […]

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  3. DiabeteSpeaks

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    After much preparation and anticipation that you’ve read about here, T1D Exchange and Glu are launching a program that will amplify the experience of life with type 1 in a powerful way. The name we landed on is a play on words because there are always many “peaks” in our numbers—DiabeteSpeaks. Every day, through each […]

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  4. Staying Safe at School: What You Need to Know

    Getting back into the swing of the school routine is never fun for anyone—new alarm clock times, bedtime rituals, packing lunches, and homework—yuck! For those of us living with type 1 diabetes, it adds an entirely different set of challenges. Diagnosed in kindergarten in 1989, one of my tasks was to count out 22 goldfish […]

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