Welcome to Type 1
Videos about Type 1 diabetes aimed at those newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
BeHealth - Carbs
A short video by Will (dietitian) about what carbohydrates are and where to find them.
Stress - Six Until Me
One of many blogs by Kerri discussing living with T1 - this one is about stress!
Peer support network for people with diabetes (T1&2) in Hampshire.
National Children and Young People's Diabetes Network with a series of videos teaching carbohydrate counting.
JDRF Information Packs
A list of resources provided by the charity JDRF. Some of the them you need to send for, including the Kidsac with teddy, whilst…
Children with Diabetes -…
US site for parents of children with T1 - recommended / reviewed books with links to amazon.com
What is Type 1 Diabetes?
Single video, made in the US, explaining the basics of Type 1 diabetes.
Dealing With Diabetes
Personal account of T1 as a young person, and the peer support found in social media.
Breaking Down Diabetes - Khan…
A series of talks by Khan Academy with fairly scientific overview of diabetes.
How to do a blood glucose check
A short video guide about carrying out a blood glucose check. Produced by the UCLH children and young people's diabetes service.
How to give a glucagon injection
UCLH video showing how to give a glucagon injection in case of emergency or severe hypoglycaemia
Endodiabetes - How to inject with…
EndoDiabetes youtube channel with multiple videos showing how to inject with different pen devices
How to do an insulin injection
UCLH video showing how to perform an insulin injection with a Novopen Echo insulin pen.
Diabetes UK Lewisham, Lambeth &…
Dukllands - The Diabetes UK Lewisham, Lambeth & Southwark Family Support Group for young people & families living with Type 1…
My Life - For Young People with…
This website from Diabetes UK provides information on diabetes, especially for children and teenagers.