Lilly and Disney: A Unique Collaboration
The Lilly Diabetes and Disney collaboration combines Lilly’s long history and deep understanding of diabetes with the magic of Disney storytelling to provide inspiration, education, and practical advice to families with children who have type 1 diabetes. We know that families living with type 1 diabetes face unique challenges. That’s why we’ve created a range of useful resources and programs to help families prepare for, cope with, and overcome each step of the diabetes journey from diagnosis to continued successful management.
Every Type 1 family has their own story to tell. Check out our YouTube channel and get inspired by real families.
Dishing It Up Disney Style Cookbook
Spark a little magic in your type 1 meal planning with Dishing It Up Disney Style, a carb-friendly cookbook with recipes your whole family will eat up. From Piglet’s oatmeal pancakes to Goofy’s zucchini frittata, these recipes are sure to tickle your taste buds! Ask your child’s pediatric endocrinologist office for a copy or start enjoying the digital version right now.
Although it comes with its share of challenges, we believe a type 1 diagnosis shouldn’t slow your child or your family down. Our collaboration with Disney has expanded to offer T1EverydayMagic.com for families on the go. Here, you’re able to access digital copies of our popular collection of books about life with type 1 diabetes you can view right on your desktop or tablet. You can also find additional resources and programs the whole family can enjoy.
Discover Lilly and Disney’s Type 1 Diabetes Library
Our collaboration with Disney brings you these great reads for children and young adults living with type 1 diabetes. These books tackle some of the unique challenges kids growing up with diabetes can face in everyday life, emphasizing what they can do instead of what they can’t do, including:
- Talking with friends about diabetes
- Balancing diabetes and athletics (on and off the field)
- Managing diabetes away from home at school, sleepovers, and social events
Type 1 Diabetes Picture Books
Intended for young children, these picture books tell a simple story with familiar characters, such as Mickey Mouse and his friend Coco, the fun-loving monkey who has type 1 diabetes. Ask your child’s pediatric endocrinologist office for a copy or start enjoying digital versions right now. The digital books feature exclusive read-along audio.
Type 1 Diabetes Junior Novels
Intended for school age and middle school boys and girls with type 1 diabetes, these chapter books explore how diabetes can affect relationships with peers and adults at school, at home and in sports. Ask your child’s pediatric endocrinologist office for a copy or start enjoying digital versions right now.