No one thinks it will happen to them..
No one expects their child to be diagnosed with a life threatening, incurable chronic disease.
but it can happen and it does ..
It happened to us – without warning and we now live a completely different life than we ever thought we would.
one with endless needles, carb counting, blood sugar monitoring and insulin
one with stereotyping, ignorance, bullying, finger pointing and stigma
November is our turn in the spotlight.
Our month to raise awareness for Diabetes
and to educate the world.
To show the public what the realities of Type 1 Diabetes really are.
Our chance to be seen and heard on a large scale and help stop the daily bullying the T1D community receives.
THIS is what Type 1 Diabetes looks like ..