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CWD Eats Contributors

December 16, 2022

CWD Eats Contributors My name is Sophie, I was born in France but have travelled the world since I was 21 from Europe to Australasia, the Middle East and North America. I have been living in Madrid, Spain since 2015 and have decided to call it our home for our family. After loosing a lot […]

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Surviving an Everest Avalanche

June 7, 2021

Surviving an Everest Avalanche Join us for a discussion with journalist, runner, and person with diabetes, Svati Kirsten Narula, to hear the story of how she survived the April 2015 avalanche at Mount Everest! Svati Narula is a journalist, distance runner, and outdoor enthusiast. She was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2000, at the […]

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Diabetes Camps

March 13, 2019

Diabetes Camps Diabetes camp is one of the best experiences that a child with diabetes can have. Camp is a place to learn self-confidence, independence from mom and dad, to be with other kids with diabetes … and simply to have a great time. It’s also an excellent opportunity for mom and dad to take […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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TeamCWD at runDisney 2025

February 19, 2024

Welcome to TeamCWD! Join us for runDisney 2025 Walt Disney World® Marathon WeekendJanuary 8-12, 2025 TeamCWD for runDisney 2025 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend is SOLD OUT! We are thrilled to announce that Children with Diabetes is back as an official charity for the runDisney 2025 Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend. Join our team and […]

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