Diabetes in children and teens

Diabetes in children and teens is usually diagnosed as type 1 diabetes but with increasingly poor lifestyle choices, the prevalence of type 2 diabetes symptoms in children is increasing dramatically. Learn more about signs, symptoms, causes, prevention and treatment of diabetes in children here.

Type 1 diabetes in children

A child has type 1 diabetes when the pancreas no longer produces the necessary insulin and it has to be administered externally.

Health tips for diabetic teens

These are years that bring change, new friends, new schools, more social events and for diabetic teens, much more responsibility. These health tips might help you cope.

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