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It’s Not the End of the World – Living with Type 1 Diabetes


If you or someone close to you has recently received a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes, it is natural to experience feelings of fear, confusion, and stress regarding the unknown path ahead.

To address these emotions and provide valuable insights, Atlantic Health System and JDRF produced a 3-part video series featuring teenagers and young adults who live - well- with type 1 diabetes.

This series aims to help you comprehend and navigate through these emotions, while also demonstrating how you and your family can effectively manage the various challenges associated with diabetes.

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Part 1 of 3

Common feelings after a Type I diabetes diagnosis and how to deal with them.

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Part 2 of 3

Going home with diabetes and how this may affect the whole family. 

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Part 3 of 3

Returning to school and telling friends about diabetes. Diabetes will not limit sports and other extra-curricular activities.