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Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Taking T1D to College!

Anna Rambo | Posted 09.24.2014 | College
Anna Rambo

These will be the best years of your life, and they can be even better if you maintain good control of your condition! Here are some tips to make managing college life and diabetes management a breeze.

Type 1 Diabetes Finally Explained

Riva Greenberg | Posted 05.05.2014 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

I got diabetes in February 1972 when I was 18 years old. I'm now 60. I've had diabetes more than four decades, more than two-thirds of my life. I have no memory of what life was like before "staying between the lines."

Life, Death and the Birth of Marjorie's Fund

Riva Greenberg | Posted 02.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

"I do think managing Type 1 diabetes is difficult, and I wouldn't wish it on anyone, but it gives me a sense of purpose and clarity about what I'm meant to be doing. When I was diagnosed it woke me up to what's important in life, like relationships and helping others. Looking back, I don't think I'd change anything."

How Society Influences Diabetes Management

Riva Greenberg | Posted 06.24.2012 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Personally, I will not forget the openness, energy and passion Albright radiated when I met her. It's comforting to know she's advocating for all of us at the CDC.

The Woman Who Raised Diabetes Hero Phil Southerland

Riva Greenberg | Posted 12.06.2011 | Healthy Living
Riva Greenberg

Type 1 diabetes is 24/7. It isn't a disease you can manage alone. Get connected to others online if there's no one in your circle. I'm always connecting diabetes families that I meet online.