New to Type 1 Diabetes?
A type 1 diagnosis can feel scary and overwhelming. You may find yourself asking if you could have prevented this or if you did something wrong.
It’s important to remember that type 1 diabetes is not your fault. There is nothing you could have done to prevent this.
Know that you are not alone and take a deep breath. Start with the basics and the rest will come with time. There are things you can do to help manage you or your child's diabetes.
If you are a parent, take a moment to remind yourself that kids with type 1 diabetes can still be kids.