Type 1 Parents: You’re Not AloneAllison Espiritu
When your child has just been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, it’s not uncommon to feel incredibly alone. You might feel like no one out their understands what you’re going through. But even though it may feel that way, you aren’t alone. There are a number of parents who are feeling, or have felt, very similar feelings. While each experience is unique to the individual, you are not alone in going through it.
Watch as these parents talk about how it’s like living with a child who has been diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. They talk about the diagnosis, the struggles, the accomplishments, and the road to success that they and their children are now on. It may seem like your world has come to an end, but a Type 1 diagnosis is only the beginning of living an even healthier life with Type 1 diabetes!
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