Magazine

 

  • Issue 42 – Double the Trouble 42_YDA_Magazine_output_v1_preview-01Juggling the diabetes management for one child is overwhelming enough, what would life be if there was more than one in a family? Brave Melissa and Yeung Shuk Chun will tell us how their families go through from chaos moments to adapting and adjusting quite well to their new lives. ...
  • Issue 41- Our Magical Mentors issue41_YDA_ISSUE_41_online update_Page_01One of the most important projects for Youth Diabetes Action is the mentor programme where volunteer mentors provide support to our members. We interviewed three of our generous mentors – Julie Farrell, Angela Chow and Joanna Maio – to learn more about the work they do and their motivations, challenges ...
  • Issue 40 – Type 1 Diabetes and Romantic Relationships YDA_ISSUE_40_DESIGN LAYOUT_D10_Page_01Having type 1 diabetes puts an additional layer of complexity on to the already tricky area of romantic relationships. We are very grateful to Louis Kam and Elaine Tam for sharing their experience and advice on keeping romance alive.
  • Issue 39 – Cycling because … “Yes! We can!” YDA_ISSUE_39_DESIGN LAYOUT_confirm-online_Page_01“Ride for Youth Diabetes 2014″ was a 5-month fundraising and motivational cycling program me organized by YDA to inspire a spirit of “Yes! We Can”. Read the cyclists’ inspiring stories and you will realize the goal was achieved several times over with wonderful results.
  • Issue 38 – Diabetes at school YDA_ISSUE_38Are you ready for school? Please ensure your school checklist includes a meeting with the homeroom teachers to introduce or refresh their memory of your child’s diabetic needs. Transferring from kindergarten to primary school can be unsettling – new programmes, a new schedule and new school friends. ...