Thrive-abetes: "To the parents still ‘on the fence’ about attending Thrive-abetes….. I am one of the volunteers helping with this conference and I am also a parent of a child with Type 1 diabetes. I will also be a delegate at the conference. And I need this conference. My daughter was diagnosed just before her 8th birthday and is now 15. I am struggling. I know that as a parent it is something we don’t want to admit to – never show signs of weakness! Read more here;
Diabetes People in Ireland: SeaPeptide Adventures. Sea Peptide Adventure Academy runs an 8-week email based training program that shows you, step-by-step, how to choose, plan, and execute an adventure and how to use adventure to alleviate the stress of a chronic disease like diabetes.
New blog post - FreeStyle Libre Review; A Teen's Perspective The Abbott Freestyle Libre was launched for sale in Ireland on November 1st. It's a less invasive method of checking blood glucose levels. Rebecca Flanagan's daughter Hailey, had an opportunity to give it a go for Thriveabetes. Hailey is 16 years old.