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The Diagnosis

Posted by Natalie on April 15, 2014 - Comments (10) - Category: Personal Experience
That moment is imprinted in my brain: the day, year, hour and minute of Johanna's diagnosis 9 years ago today. Read More »
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Insulin Pump Choices... Are You Ready For Tubeless?

Posted by Natalie on January 24, 2014 - Comments (16) - Category: Medical
Johanna and Nick, both age thirteen, were making a new pump choice last year. They were both interested in Insulet's OmniPod pump system.
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Gymnastics and Diabetes

Posted by Natalie on June 4, 2009 - Comments (7) - Category: Personal Experience
At the end of the school year it seems like the kid's schedules are out of control. Read More »
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Ignorant People

Posted by Natalie on January 2, 2009 - Comments (28) - Category: Personal Experience
Being a parent is hard enough without the stupid, rude and annoying questions we as parents get about our children who have type 1 diabetes. Read More »
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Jeff and Natalie KolokI’m Natalie.  I’m a mom of three kids, two with type 1 diabetes. As you know, parenting children with type 1 diabetes is a journey of long nights, lots of work, and seldom much support. There’s not much I can do about your long nights, but I hope our website and blogs offer you some support. I look forward to blogging with you.

Hey, I’m Jeff. Blogging about diabetes? Dunno. Original thought and complete sentences instead of grunts and “yups”? Uh-oh. Well, Nat says I have to, so here’s my foray into the diabetes blogosphere…with no GPS or compass.

 

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