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The State of Diabetes Briefing on Capitol Hill – March 11, 2019

March 7, 2019

State of Diabetes Briefing on Capitol Hill On Monday, March 11, 2019, Children with Diabetes, in partnership with nine other organizations, will brief new members of Congress and their staff on the state of diabetes in the United States. The briefing will be held in Room 2168 (Gold Room) of the Rayburn House Building from […]

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Friends for Life Winter 2020 – Youth Staff

September 30, 2020

Youth Staff Our Youth Staff oversee the programming for our four youth groups: Kiddie Kove (0-5), Elementary (6-8), Tween (9-12), and Teen (13-17), as well as supporting our Siblings Program for our youth who have brothers or sisters (or parents) with T1D. Teen Program Staff Tween Program Staff Elementary Program Staff Kiddie Kove Program Staff […]

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A New Diagnosis

January 19, 2019

A New Diagnosis It’s Going To Be OK. You’ve Come To The Right Place. Your child has just been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. You’re home from the hospital. You can barely remember what you were told in the hospital. You’ve learned to measure and inject insulin and monitor blood glucose levels. Someone mentioned glucagon, […]

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I Need Help

January 19, 2019

It’s okay to need help. No matter what your point of entry is to the diabetes community –whether you’re still unsure about a diagnosis and want to learn more about symptoms, are newly diagnosed,need to learn more about advanced care and management, want to share a story or point of view –Children with Diabetes® has […]

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CWD Polls from 2019

September 23, 2020

Children with Diabetes – Polls from 2019 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 […]

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Dinner and Discussion at EASD 2022

August 18, 2022

A Dinner and Discussion on Digital Technology in Diabetes Management Thursday, 22nd September 2022 – Aperitifs at 6:00 pm – Dinner at 6:30 pmHaga Room 3 of The Sheraton Stockholm HotelTegelbacken 6, Stockholm, Sweden We invite you to join us in a dinner discussion on the recent advancements of Digital Technology in Diabetes Management. Children […]

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Language Matters

September 8, 2020

Screenside Chats with CWD Language Matters Watch this replay of diabetes community advocates Chris “Grumpy” Aldred, Renza Scibillia, and Sana Ajmal, discussing how the words we use can help reduce diabetes stigma. This chat was facilitated by Kerri Sparling. This video was originally broadcasted live via webinar on September 6, 2020 at 3 pm ET. […]

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Technology Lunch Discussion at ADCES 2022

June 26, 2022

A Lunch Discussion on How Patients are Using Technology for Better Care Children with Diabetes (CWD), a non-profit organization dedicated to providing support, education, and inspiration to families and children of all ages living with diabetes, invites you to participate in an open lunch expert discussion on How Patients are Using Technology for Better Care. […]

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Ask the DTeam

January 13, 2019

What’s Your Question? Living with diabetes can bring up dozens of different questions, and finding reliable, science-based answers from diabetes experts can be challenging … especially on the Internet. This is why our team created CWD Answers, which is the Children with Diabetes “ask an expert” section of our site.  Our team of clinical experts […]

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Safe at School + COVID-19

August 24, 2020

Screenside Chats with CWD Safe at School + COVID-19 Watch this replay of our chat to hear Crystal Woodward, Director of the American Diabetes Association (ADA)’s Safe at School initiative, and Anastasia Albanese-O’Neill, nurse diabetes educator from UFL, ADA’s Safe at School Working Group co-chair, and the parent of a child with diabetes, discuss the […]

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