Depending on personality and age, your involvement in your child's diabetes care will vary. If your child is young, you may play a bigger role in diabetes care. As your child gets older, it's important to help her learn self-management skills and start to own their own diabetes care.
On Planet D, we provide the basics of diabetes management for your child. Take a look at what they're reading so you can help them gain more confidence and independence.
For information about basic diabetes care, check out Diabetes Basics.
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