Tag Archives: Childhood Diabetes

Tips for helping your child manage diabetes while at school

As much as you may want to, you can’t be with your child at every moment. But while you may not have an eye on them 24/7, you can still play a key role in their diabetes management when they’re … Continue reading

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Helping Your Child Manage Type 1 Diabetes (a.k.a. Juvenile Diabetes)

Helping your child manage his or her diabetes can be overwhelming. It’s hard enough to get children dressed, fed and out the door in the morning without the extra worries of blood-glucose levels, insulin injections (or pump maintenance) and carb … Continue reading

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Diabetes Prevention

Last week the Centers for Disease Control predicted that by 2050 one-third of people in the U.S. could have diabetes!  With the obesity epidemic growing worse all the time, type 2 diabetes is becoming increasingly common in children and teenagers. … Continue reading

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Childhood Diabetes

Diabetes is all about insulin, a hormone that is essential to escort glucose (a form of sugar) from the foods we eat into cells of the body where it is critically needed to function properly. Without insulin, high levels of … Continue reading

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