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August 29, 2019Parents, Off to College
Editor's note: Karlyn and Courtney are a mom and daughter combo who together, helped Courtney thrive during her four years on campus. Check out Karlyn's first blog for us about communication with your student while they're away.
August 27, 2019Conference Recaps
Editor's Note: Applications are now open to attend a conference with CDN this summer. Apply here! A Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) (or now known as Diabetes Care and Education Specialist) is a health care provider that cares for people with diabetes in the totality of the patient. This goes… Read more
August 21, 2019Conference Recaps
My time at the ADA 79th Scientific Sessions can be described in one word: incredible. While attending the conference with The College Diabetes Network, myself and the other five NextGen Leaders had the opportunity to network with people working in the diabetes sector as well as professionals in… Read more
August 21, 2019CDN News
Four years ago, I wished I could have said goodbye to the day I found out I had type 1 diabetes. I wished I could have erased the entire trek to the hospital, and the moment an endocrinologist broke the diagnosis to me, from my memory. I wished that the illness was something I could just buy a pill… Read more
August 19, 2019Off to Work
Ah… the bittersweet feelings of college graduation. I know for me personally, and I’m sure many can relate, this was a time of relief and pride after completing a rigorous 4-year degree, however, it was also a frightening reality check as I attempted to understand my future role as a working adult… Read more