All About "diabetes"

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Jen: Is It OK to Say No to Sugar?

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When James was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, I started feeling like he NEEDED to eat sugar, if for no other reason than to show the world that kids with type 1 CAN eat sugar.

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Jen: Too Cool for School

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James still feels no stigma from testing blood sugar in public -- even though sometimes he acts like he is "too cool for school."

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Jen: When Things Don't Go Right at School

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With our new school administration, I've had to be more of a trailblazer with policies related to James' type 1 diabetes.

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Kim: The Case of the Disappearing Candy

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Managing diabetes and candy consumption during Halloween can be a challenge. These mom-approved strategies can help.

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Kim: Celebrating a Type 1 Dia-versary

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Kaitlyn is coming up to her anniversary of being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, and I've thought a lot lately about what that means.

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Kim: Good Number/Bad Number Doesn't Mean Good Girl/Bad Girl

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I hadn't realized that Kaitlyn was really picking up on the emotions I show in association with her blood sugar readings.

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Kim: An Interview With Kaitlyn

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I've written a good number of blog posts, and I think it's time for you to hear directly from Kaitlyn herself. Life is refreshing from a little 5-year-old girl's perspective. Enjoy!

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Disney's Type 1 Diabetes Recipe Index

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Easy recipes the whole family will love, complete with nutrition information.

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Moms' Top 5 Tips for Halloween Management

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Find tips on controlling candy consumption and managing your child's blood sugar at halloween on Family.com.

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