Chronic Illness, mental health, Type 1 Diabetes

The 5 Stages of Grief & Type 1 Diabetes

Almost four years ago, I was given a life changing diagnosis: Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). I look back on that time a lot and I remember feeling a lot of things like fear, guilt, and depression. One thing I noticed after looking back on those first few months is that I was going through what… Continue reading The 5 Stages of Grief & Type 1 Diabetes

Chronic Illness, Type 1 Diabetes

From College Graduate to Type One Diabetic: What No One Told Me Post-Grad Life Would Be Like

May is often a busy month for people. School years come to an end, milestone celebrations such as graduation take place, and many of us start to participate in summer activities. When I started my last year of college in the fall of 2015, I couldn't wait for May. For the entire school year, I… Continue reading From College Graduate to Type One Diabetic: What No One Told Me Post-Grad Life Would Be Like