As pump therapy becomes more common for people with type 1 diabetes, more are starting on pumps earlier and earlier, including kids. But many parents struggle with making a decision about what's best for their kids.
Everything you need to know about insulin pumps and children
As mySugr’s very own certified diabetes educator (CDE), Alicia’s diverse nursing career has given her experience with a broad range of clients and a variety of health conditions in addition to diabetes. She’s a fierce advocate for the needs of her patients, whether it be in overcoming insurance restrictions, obtaining community resources, or coordinating with school systems and medical providers.
When not helping others, she can be found acting on stage, singing with local bands and creating award-winning steampunk and cosplay designs for herself and her family.