Your Diabetes Health Care Team for Teens
It takes all of your team members — you, your parents, doctors, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, and mental health pros — to help you take care of your diabetes.
When Blood Sugar Is Too Low for Kids
Hypoglycemia is the medical word for low blood sugar level. It needs to be treated right away. Learn more about what to do when blood sugar is too low in this article for kids.
Transition of Care: Diabetes for Parents
Most teens with diabetes should transition to an adult health care provider when they're between 18 and 21 years old. Here's how parents can help them do that.
Managing Your Medical Care for Teens
Your parents won't be running your life forever. This center tells you what you need to know about taking charge of your own medical care.
Diabetes Center for Kids for Kids
If you don't know much about diabetes, this is the place to go.
When Blood Sugar Is Too Low for Teens
When blood glucose levels drop too low, it's called hypoglycemia. Very low blood sugar levels can cause severe symptoms that need to be treated right away.
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.
Type 2 Diabetes: What Is It? for Parents
Learning what you can about type 2 diabetes will let you help your child manage and live with the disease. Here are the basics.
Diabetes: Dealing With Feelings for Kids
Dealing with diabetes can stir up a lot of different emotions. Find out more about dealing with your feelings if you're a kid with diabetes.
Word! Injection for Kids
An injection is when the doctor uses a needle to put medicine or a vaccine into your body.