Back In Session: Diabetes at School


In just a few short weeks, school will be starting up again for students from kindergarten to college. If your child has diabetes, there are steps you can take beyond stocking up on school supplies to be prepared. For an overview of what to do before the school bell rings, see this piece[1] from the world-renonwned Joslin Diabetes Center.

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And to learn about starting a support group at school for children who have diabetes, read this article[2] by counselor Debra Madaris Efird.

This blog entry was written by Web Editor Diane Fennell.

Endnotes:
  1. see this piece: http://blog.joslin.org/2014/08/back-to-school-with-diabetes-the-basics/
  2. read this article: http://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/articles/kids-and-diabetes/diabetes-support-at-school-starting-a-group/

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