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CWD Welcomes Our Clinical Director

T-1 Today, dba Children with Diabetes, is proud to announce and welcome Marissa Town, BSN, RN, CDCES as the non-profit’s Clinical Director.  Town will be responsible for overseeing Friends for Life conference faculty, working with the CWD team to develop conference programs, and will oversee clinical content on the digital platforms. Diagnosed at the …

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Being Prepared

Planning ahead for emergency situations, like the hurricanes and wildfires we are currently experiencing, can lead to better outcomes. If you haven’t created an emergency plan, or put together your emergency kit, now is the right time to get started. You never know when disaster will strike, so it’s a good idea to have a …

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How I Managed Diabetes on My Summer Vacation

Did you venture out to the beach this summer? Go on any hikes? Finally figure out that coveted pizza bolus? Did you switch diabetes devices during the hot, hot heat of summer? Did you spend multiple hours on hold with your insurance company? Did you drink a too-warm juice box to treat a low? How …

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Question from Pakistan:
Recently diagnosed, my nephew’s blood sugars are still elevated. He is taking Mixtard twice daily. What do you advise?
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CWD Partners

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The College Diabetes Network is dedicated to helping young adults with type 1 diabetes take ownership of their health and live a life without compromise.


The Diabetes Patient Advocacy Coalition (DPAC) works on policy matters that impact families living with diabetes.

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The National Diabetes Volunteer Leadership Council is committed to improving the safety and quality of life for all children, adults and their families who are living with diabetes.


Life for a Child provides insulin and diabetes supplies to those in need. Make a difference.


Insulin for Life provides insulin and diabetes supplies to those in need. Make a difference.


Diabetes-kids  is a free forum and the largest virtual German-speaking self-help group for children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes and their parents.