Today is World Diabetes Day – the perfect day to advocate for better inclusion for kids with diabetes. The theme for 2019 is Family and Diabetes. If you, like me, are the parent or caretaker of a child with diabetes, you will know how important it is for your child to...
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Thank you Team Novo for supporting diabetes at the UAE tour 2019, in all of your races and in all of the work you do! You are such positive role models!
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As I am preparing a new nurse with no diabetes knowledge to go on a camping trip with Erin and his classmates, I want to highlight these great resources on glucagon. There was a TV show not that long ago that showed someone passed out, and a character said, "Oh, they...
5 Essentials for Managing Type 1 Diabetes at School
Relieve some of the anxiety you feel whenever your child with Type 1 Diabetes heads to school for the day.
You'll find tips on educating the teacher and nurse, making emergency snack boxes, traveling on the school bus and more.