Tag Archive: diabetes awareness

#T1DLooksLikeMe

I am Calla Michalski. I am currently 27 years old and have been living with Type 1 Diabetes for 18 years. November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, and T1D looks like me! If you… Continue reading

Temporary Medical Alert Tattoos

I think its a wonderful idea for children (and anyone who’s not old enough or brave enough to get a real tattoo) to use these temporary medical ID tattoos.

World Diabetes Day

Today is World Diabetes Day and I am participating by helping raise funds to create a world without Type 1 Diabetes.

Go Blue!

Nov 12 “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Chronic Illness

October 22nd  “Wordless Wednesday” – Share a picture or video on your blog!

Does Diabetes Need an Ice Bucket Challenge?

Disclaimer: I did not write this… but the author, Moira McCarthy, really inspired me and made me think completely differently. To find the original article, click here. If you don’t know what the… Continue reading

Fall Kick-Off

Happy Labor Day! In my efforts to ‘kick off’ the fall season, I have launched a new t-shirt campaign. Profits from the campaign will go directly to JDRF in the 2014 Walk to Cure… Continue reading

#icebucketchallenge

I haven’t yet been nominated for the ALS #icebucketchallenge, but that’s perfectly fine with me! I think we need to start a promotion like this for JDRF instead — a much more near… Continue reading

Disclosing Your Diabetes: Promoting Awareness

I just got a blog post published on the OmniPod website!! Check it out here: http://suited.myomnipod.com/calla/disclosing-diabetes-promoting-awareness/ Before I actually get into the post, I just want to say something else. Last weekend at the… Continue reading