Check out this resume: Founder of Zip the Cure, JDRF Youth Ambassador, Walk to Cure Diabetes participant, Trial Net liaison, Promise to Remember Me Campaign advocate, JDRF Children’s Congress delegate, and regular public speaker on living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). It’s hard to believe that someone could offer so much before the age of […]
Michelle Crouse, of the JDRF Alabama Chapter, has been a caring volunteer, a dedicated advocate, and, quite literally, the calm in a storm. Now her 13-year-old son Cameron, diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age two, is taking up the family tradition with his own volunteer and advocacy work.
Karen McChesney I don’t remember life before type 1 diabetes (T1D), and still go back and forth contemplating: Is it better to be diagnosed young, to grow up used to the disease so that your entire world isn’t turned upside-down with the diagnosis, or better to have some diabetes-free years that you remember—perhaps a more […]