Transcend Warrior – Carol Zichella

My Story:

I’m a nurse and a diabetes educator. I work for a school district where in addition to caring to the 740 students in my school, I manage the care plans for every diabetic student in our district of over 7,000 total students. I am also in my last semester of school to obtain my master’s degree in nursing to become a nursing school professor.

My Health Details:

Type 1 Diabetes

Low blood sugar instances per week: 1-3

Daily number of times checking blood sugar: 4-6

Managing Diabetes with: Insulin Pump