Tag: diabetes

Using Words Wisely: They Really Do Matter

September 16, 2012By 17 Comments

It was driven into my head during the very first days we experienced life with diabetes (or life knowing diabetes was with us now. I still think if I’d been a more astute mom she could have been diagnosed three weeks prior. But I digress). From the first days on the hospital floor, doctors and […]

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Teenager Worked With Ted Kennedy to Improve Health Care

April 4, 2012By 0 Comments

D, R or something in between, you had to admire all that the Lion of the Senate did for those who care about a cure for diabetes (and better treatments). My daughter Lauren was a big part of the reason. Learn more here (and then check out our link on how now Sen. Scott Brown […]

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Another D Candle Day: How is a mom to let her child with Diabetes live her life?

March 29, 2012By 1 Comment

It seemed appropriate for me today to repost this – Another D Candle Day. While as always I don’t have a blue candle on my facebook page, I have one (actually A Clara Barton Camp Candle) burning in my heart this week. We’re all remembering an amazing young woman and struggling with how we will […]

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