It’s about the candy. C-A-N-D-Y.
Most people would expect that, as parents of a kid with type 1 diabetes, Halloween would be the holiday we dread the most.
And they would be right…but not for the reasons you would assume.
THIS is why I dread Halloween:
I also know (ok, I just looked it up) that the word “ignorance” comes from the Latin ignorantia meaning “want of knowledge”. So you know what? We’re going to help the folks who continue to perpetuate the stereotypes about “diabeetus” (which, by the way, was only funny when it was said by Wilford Brimley) and keep supplying them with LOTS of knowledge.