Kara And The Not So Dire Beastie
What if kids understanding Type 1 Diabetes was an exciting quest?
Total run time: 29 minutes
Format: 8-episode animated series (English and Spanish)
Keywords: Type 1 Diabetes, Health Education
In this fun animated series, Kara learns how to manage Type 1 Diabetes, with the help of some friends.
Beastie represents a blood cell affected by Type 1 diabetes. Learn with Kara, the RedBlooded Knight, and their friends as they discover how to keep the (Not So) Dire Beastie happy.
Why this creative work matters
Diabetes is big topic to learn about. A child newly diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes can be overwhelmed by new information and medical terms. At the same time, it's crucial that they understand enough to manage their blood sugar levels. This story makes it fun to learn the basics of T1D self care!