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Life with T1D

Back to School with T1D: Q&A with School Nurse Jeanette Weppner

Back to School season means more than just sending your child back into the classroom. It also means establishing positive relationships with your child’s school. One of the most important people helping manage your child’s type 1 diabetes (T1D) is their school caregiver. Meet Jeanette Weppner, L.P.N., the Crawford County Missouri R-1 Elementary and Middle […]

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Life with T1D

Embracing Your T1D in School, Cell Phones and Standardized Testing

Being a young adult presents many challenges – between homework, sports, social life and the pressures of preparing for college, diabetes management can be overwhelming. But how do we create a balance between health and the stresses of both academics and relationships? Being diagnosed at the age of two, many of my memories of school […]

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