Signs of Type 1 Diabetes
Type 1 diabetes can come on suddenly or gradually in children and teens, and parents often disregard individual symptoms or overlook patterns that point to a potential diabetes diagnosis. But if diabetes is the culprit, the sooner it’s diagnosed, the better.
Why Does My Child Need Insulin?
If your child has been diagnosed with diabetes, this guide will help you get up to speed on how much insulin your child needs, when they need it and the right way to give an injection.
Monitoring Your Child's Blood Glucose Levels
Regularly checking your child’s blood glucose is a key part of managing their diabetes appropriately. With a little guidance and the right tools, this will become a part of your child's daily routine.
How to Spot Hyperglycemia in Kids
Hyperglycemia, or high blood sugar, is often the first sign of diabetes. Know what to look for and how to respond to prevent complications.
How to Spot Hypoglycemia in Kids
Low blood sugar or hypoglycemia comes on fast and needs to be treated right away. Know what to look for and how to respond quickly.