School and Diabetes for Parents
When kids with diabetes attend school, parents should discuss the condition with teachers, school staff, and coaches. Here are some tips on what to cover.
Diabetes Control: Why It's Important for Teens
People who have diabetes may hear or read a lot about controlling, or managing, the condition. But what is diabetes control and why is it so important?
Diabetes Control: Why It's Important for Kids
Keeping blood sugar levels under control can help keep you healthy and prevent health problems from happening down the road. Find out more.
Type 2 Diabetes: How Is It Treated? for Kids
Kids with type 2 diabetes have to take some important steps to feel good and stay healthy. Find out more about treating type 2 diabetes in this article for kids.
Type 1 Diabetes: How Is It Treated? for Kids
Kids who have type 1 diabetes need to take some important steps to feel good and stay healthy.
Sports, Exercise, and Diabetes for Parents
Diabetes doesn't have to get in the way of exercise and sports competition. Like anyone else, kids with diabetes are healthier if they get plenty of exercise.
Monitoring Blood Sugar for Parents
To keep blood sugar levels under control, you have to check them regularly. Learn about checking and recording your child's blood sugar levels.
Meal Plans and Diabetes for Teens
People with diabetes don't need to be on strict diets, but do need to pay attention to what they eat and when. Crack open the cookbooks and surf to your favorite recipe website because it's time to plan meals that you love!
Diabetes: When to Call the Doctor for Parents
Caring for a child with diabetes includes knowing when to get medical help. Learn more about when to call the doctor.
Diabetes Control: Why It's Important for Parents
You've probably heard your child's doctor talk a lot about diabetes control. What is it and why is it important?