Welcome to Emma's Impact

"Happiness can be found in even the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light."- Albus Dumbledore

Diabetes

Diabetes is an autoimmune disease that causes your body to stop producing insulin. For more info, click the icon above.

JDRF

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation that is working to find a cure for Type 1 Diabetes. For more info, click the icon above.

More Kickoffs!

So since the Kickoff Luncheon, I have had the opportunity to do three more Kickoffs, and each of them was different. The first one was at a Nordstrom Rack store in Tukwila, WA, and it was really casual. We had a slight mix-up when we thought we were at the wrong...

JDRF Ambassador Kickoff Luncheon

One of the main responsibilities of being a JDRF ambassador is speaking at kickoff breakfasts and luncheons, and the first official breakfast we got to speak at was the JDRF Corporate Kickoff Luncheon. I took a day off from school to be able to go to the Sheraton...

Beat the Bridge Ambassador Update

As you know I am one of the 2018 Beat the Bridge Ambassadors for JDRF. So far we have done a photo shoot and attended the Nordstrom Kick-off Luncheon. We had our first video shoot to film our interviews for the ambassador promotional video and I Ioved doing it! One...

Trying New Things

Yesterday was a monumental day in my diabetes world; I finally agreed to put my Dexcom blood sugar sensor on my arm. After months of refusing to go anywhere other than my stomach and my hips, I finally made myself try it and I have to say it is not as bad as I thought...

Drop Me a Line

Feel free to contact me with any questions! Type 1 Diabetics, don’t be afraid to ask for help!