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  • Managing Your Child's Diabetes on Sick Days for Parents


    Parents of kids with diabetes need to take a few extra steps to keep blood sugar levels under control on sick days.

  • Handling Diabetes When You're Sick for Teens


    Being sick is no fun for anyone. For people with diabetes, being sick can also affect blood sugar levels.

  • 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.

  • Living With Diabetes for Parents


    Advice for home life, school, play, and dining out.

  • Your Child's Diabetes Health Care Team for Parents


    When you have a child with diabetes, you and your family have a lot to learn, but you don't have to go it alone. Your child's diabetes health care team can help.

  • Diabetes: When to Call the Doctor for Teens


    Taking care of your diabetes includes knowing when to call a doctor and get medical help.

  • Keeping Track of Your Blood Sugar for Teens


    To keep your diabetes under control, stay healthy, and prevent future problems, you need to keep blood sugar levels in a healthy range. To do that, check and track those levels regularly.

  • 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.

  • Hyperglycemia and Diabetic Ketoacidosis for Parents


    When blood glucose levels (also called blood sugar levels) are too high, it's called hyperglycemia. A major goal in controlling diabetes is to keep blood sugar levels as close to the desired range as possible.

  • Medicines for Diabetes for Teens


    Taking medicines is a major part of staying healthy if you have diabetes because they help you keep your blood sugar levels under control.