“Between the Lines” shares the stories of real women living real lives while having diabetes. Sometimes our stories are happy ones, with great results; other times, they pose challenges. Despite this, we all find Sisterhood and community with each other, creating friendships through our experiences.
These Are Our Stories
I’ve lived with type 1 diabetes for almost 30 years, and I’m relatively well-known around the diabetes online community for having tried nearly every piece of diabetes technology.
I became a mother when I was 32 years old, 14 years after my diagnosis of type 1 diabetes. Until then, I had weathered my personal diabetes storm as best I could: sometimes with ease, oftentimes with difficulties.
As a child I spent a lot of time with my maternal grandmother, as she lived just a few miles away. One of the many things I remember so fondly is the sound of her voice. ”Pay attention,” she’d often say...