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.
Living With Diabetes for Parents
Advice for home life, school, play, and dining out.
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.
Diabetes: When to Call the Doctor for Teens
Taking care of your diabetes includes knowing when to call a doctor and get medical help.
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.
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.
When to Get Help for Teens
Occasionally, flu can be serious for people who have other health conditions. This section has advice on when to get help.
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.
What Medicines Are and What They Do for Kids
You've taken medicine before. But what is it?