During a recent JDRF Facebook Live event, author and T1D mom Moira McCarthy shared how families can be active and thrive—even after the life-changing event of a child having been diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
Sharing her family’s story of resilience, McCarthy provided timely advice for May—Mental Health Awareness Month—as well as for navigating the numerous stressors associated with the pandemic.
McCarthy’s talk included:
- Life B.D. (Before Diabetes) and W.D. (With Diabetes)
- The importance of education and community
- How to incorporate the culture of YES into daily life
Watch the full, recorded livestream: