Alicia and Josh talk about taking care of their type 1 diabetic son, Charlie, and his brother, Sam.
November 13th, 2018 | Season 1 | 34 mins 18 secs
basics, science, support
For World Diabetes Day 2018, we made a show you can share with friends who want to learn what type 1 diabetes is, what it's like to care for a kid with it, and how they might offer a little support.
November 6th, 2018 | Season 1 | 24 mins 59 secs
cgm, cinnamon, experiments
What's it like to wear a CGM? Can wearing one yourself help you understand what it's like for your kid? Alicia tried it and shares some thoughts.
October 30th, 2018 | Season 1 | 26 mins
a1c, control, science, support
The bad news: We see our kid's A1C as our report card. The good news: We got a pretty good grade.
October 16th, 2018 | Season 1 | 35 mins 35 secs
dosing, food, halloween
Our game plan for trick-or-treat is coming together. We think we should try a superbolus or two.
October 2nd, 2018 | Season 1 | 19 mins 4 secs
cgm, insulin pump, site rotation
Charlie wants his Dex on his forearm. What could go wrong?
September 25th, 2018 | Season 1 | 27 mins 34 secs
insertions, shots, technology
Toddler drool took out our PDM. We fell back to our fallback. Also, we have some tips for doing insertions and shots on kids.
September 18th, 2018 | Season 1 | 33 mins 23 secs
dosing, pizza, trialnet
We ate pizza and slept on the same night. Also, baby Sam is T1D-antibody-free. Yay!
September 4th, 2018 | Season 1 | 19 mins 33 secs
dosing, failure, technology
We had a rough evening. Then we had a pod fail.
August 28th, 2018 | Season 1 | 18 mins 52 secs
dosing, food, mealtime
How do you dose insulin for a meal when you don't know how much your kid will eat?
August 20th, 2018 | Season 1 | 22 mins 3 secs
fat, protein, research
Alicia read some research papers about protein and fat dosing.