Back to School with Diabetes Amidst the COVID-19 Variants

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Lala Jackson This article was published on August 13, 2021. As of Monday, August 23, the FDA has granted the Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine full approval for ages 16 and up, with the Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) still in effect for ages 12-15 and for booster […]

A Parent’s Concern: COVID-19 and the School Year

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Eugenia Araiza/Mariana Gomez COVID-19 has brought many challenges and struggles to our daily lives. From the beginning we have adopted new habits in order to adapt to this new normal and this new dynamic and way of life certainly includes our environment and […]

Should My Child with Type 1 Diabetes Go Back to School During COVID-19?

As summer draws to a close, parents and families affected by type 1 diabetes have been plagued with the question of whether or not to send their children back to school during the time of COVID-19. Earlier this summer, a report from the NHS was released showing that people with diabetes, especially type 1 diabetes, […]