Children with Diabetes - Polls from 2023


Each week we ask our readers to share their experiences living with type 1 diabetes, and each week, our CWD community grows and learns together.

Visit our Current Poll to see this week's poll, or review the results of previous polls below. And if you have a poll question that you'd like to see asked, contact us!

Does your family use tools designed for diabetes outside of the typical pharmacy or diabetes technology tools? (September 20)

Where have you learned about substances and diabetes? (September 13)

Have you reviewed your plan for managing sick days with diabetes? (September 6)

How different has your CGM experience been compared to how you expected it to be? (August 30)

Are you ready to take diabetes back-to-school? (August 23)

Do you know how to seek accommodations under the Americans with Disability Act? (August 16)

Do you feel like diabetes has created a greater focus on general health for your family? (August 9)

What is the biggest challenge you have with your diabetes tech adhesives? (August 2)

Would you try the iLet? (June 28)

How often do you or your child get a retinal exam? (June 21)

What is your biggest concern when it comes to screening for type 1 diabetes autoantibodies? (June 14)

How often do you find you’re struggling to match the insulin you take at a meal with the protein and fat that are in that meal? (June 7)

Have you experienced caregiver burnout? (May 31)

What kind of diabetes tips and tricks do you want to learn about this summer in Orlando? (May 24)

How does stress typically impact your blood sugars? (May 17)

Have you ever struggled with increased insulin resistance? (May 10)

How confident are you about traveling with diabetes? (May 3)

How confident do you feel in managing sick days with diabetes? (April 26, 2023)

How much does the amount of waste produced from diabetes supplies impact your choice of treatment? (April 19, 2023)

Have you in the past or are you currently using a biosimilar insulin? (April 12, 2023)

Do you or your child have diabetes and neurodiversity? (April 5, 2023)

Do you use diabetes apps outside of your CGM and Pump? (March 29)

Have you attended an FFL Regional Conference? (March 22)

Have you or your child ever taken a pump vacation/pump break? (March 15)

For women and girls who have diabetes, do you notice blood sugar changes during your period? (March 8)

Do you feel your diabetes team takes your priorities into consideration when making changes to your diabetes management routine? (March 1)

Do you take insulin for your morning coffee? (February 22)

Does physical intimacy influence where you put your diabetes devices? (February 15)

How often do you worry about having enough supplies in case of an emergency where you wouldn’t have access to supplies? (February 8)

Where do you learn tips or hacks that help you with your diabetes management? (February 1)

How often are post-meal blood glucose levels a challenge for you? (January 25)

Have you or your child been screened for diabetes autoantibodies? (January 18)

How much do you feel your diabetes has affected your parenting? (January 11)

Have you made New Year’s resolutions about healthy eating in the past? (January 4)