Type 1 Diabetes

Mental Health – Type 1 Diabetes

Why should you eat a low-carb diet? Who should eat this way? What are the benefits? And what misconceptions have kept you from changing your life with it?

What Is a Low Carb Diet and Why Does it Work?

I won’t mince words here. Switching to a low-carb “diet” saved my life. As a Type 1 Diabetic, my diet is the biggest factor in determining how much insulin I use. Nowadays, it’s easier to find low-carb and keto-friendly foods at the grocery store and online, but those who follow this lifestyle sometimes get preachy …

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What Burnout Looks Like in a Type 1 Diabetic

What is diabetic burnout, and why is it important and dangerous? Imagine, for a moment, that you are the main character in this story.  You’ve just turned fifteen. For the past few weeks, you’ve been feeling lethargic, have had to pee a lot, and your weight has dropped considerably more than would otherwise be considered …

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