Magazine

 

  • 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. ...
  • Issue 37 – Travelling with diabetes YDA_ISSUE_37For a long time “type 1 diabetes” was just an alien medical term to me as it is so rare amongst ethnic Chinese, but 16 years ago a family member was diagnosed with type 1 and I saw first hand how the disease stresses, even traumatises the family. In November 2012, ...
  • Issue 36 – Diabetes conference highlights YDA_Issue_36 onlineSince its founding in 2001 by Joanna Hotung, our organisation has been known as the Hong Kong Juvenile Diabetes Association. Now 14 years on, we have launched a new look and name- Youth Diabetes Action, an organisation that has worked tirelessly to help the youth of Hong Kong living with ...