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 SOME OF OUR FAVORITE THINGS

I'll be adding some more brands soon! Stay posted or follow @type1diabetic_life on Instagram for cool swag, treats, and inspo. I am not sponsored in any way for any of the following brands (that would be nice):

HALO TOP - deliciously creamy ice cream with moderate carbs, but not as low GI as Artic Zero or Enlightened (see Good Glucose Snacks page for more).

PROYO TREATS - the best and only ice cream I can find high in protein and fiber and low fat, sold at Ralphs. Check their site for retailers near you.

QUEST PROTEIN - protein bars, cereal, powder, chips and cookies high in protein and fiber. Also available on Amazon.com

SUN WARRIOR PROTEIN - natural protein powder replaces the protein your T1dLittle may be lacking and needs to maintain stable BGs for longer than an hour post-prandial (after meals) or when fasting

HAPPY FAMILY BRANDS - mindful snacks made by families for families

DEXCOM - continuous glucose monitor

ANIMAS - insulin pump system (now operated by Medtronic)

TINI BOY LANCETS

MY GENTEEL LANCING DEVICE

FREESTYLE LITE METER and STRIPS - requires only 0.3uL of blood to test and can continuously add to the test strip within 60 seconds

MY IDENTITY DOCTOR - medical alert bracelet on Amazon.com
Daily diabetes kit or "D-kit" - Chill Pack on Amazon.com
Tegaderm - adhesive dressing used beneath and over her Dexcom, a method we call the Tegaderm Sandwich, available on Amazon

Opsite Flexifix - adhesive tape on a roll to add onto old sites to keep them on longer. We trim excess Tegaderm edges and add the Opsite over it. Also available on Amazon.

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