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A "one-stop-shop" for resources and social support for Michigan parents of children with type 1 diabetes.
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World Diabetes Day: Bringing Awareness to Type 1 Diabetes
The stories from the T1D families we have met through our research inspired the collaboration between the MyT1DHero team and WKAR to produce videos that aim to spread awareness about type 1 diabetes.
ComArtSci Researchers Tackle Type 1 Diabetes with New Mobile App
MyT1DHero is jointly designed for adolescents ages 10-15 with T1D and their parents. The goal of the app is to aid adolescents in transitioning to independently managing their health, encouraging self-sufficiency while maintaining an open line of communication with parents. The hope is that encouraging more positive communication between children and parents will help improve children’s health and reduce stress for their parents.
Ally talks about how diabetes camp changed her life!
Sierra the T1D Sister Superhero
Christina, a T1D Mom, shares her heartwarming story of her youngest daughter who is a big help with her older sister who has T1D.
The amount of information available on the internet can be overwhelming. To help, we have put together a comprehensive list of resources.
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