Actress Elizabeth Perkins on Her Type 1 Journey

It wasn’t until the emergence of strong T1D communities that Elizabeth Perkins was finally comfortable being loud about her experience living with diabetes.

Our New Normal

Nearly everyone we encountered during our hospital stay kept trying to tell us about a “new normal.”  I absolutely hated hearing that phrase. But, as much as it pains me to admit it – 18 months later, it became true.