My friend Robin in New York spoke to me last week about her friend who's a parent with type 1 diabetes. My wife and I have always been the ones worried because our child had diabetes. How hard would it be to be a parent with Type 1 worried you may not be able to take care of your children? Wow.
Here's one perspective I found from the Canadian Diabetes Association about a mother-to -be: http://www.diabetes.ca/Section_About/type1preg.asp