My Diabetes Inklings

Life After Diabetes Camp

Diabetes camps are such a magical and wonderful place. For the past few years, I’ve focussed on Family Camps where a child with type 1 diabetes attends with a parent or guardian for a weekend. I’ve written about it previously about empowering people with diabetes, supporting parents or guardians and allowing kids to feel normal. Continue reading “Life After Diabetes Camp”

My Diabetes Inklings

Getting an insulin pump – what’s involved?

After four years in the making and one year on a loan pump, I can finally say that I have my own insulin pump! There are times where I am frustrated at the process involved with obtaining an insulin pump. Diabetes technology which improves not only diabetes management but also quality of life should be affordable and accessible by everyone with diabetes. Here’s what is involved:

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