Diabetes

Diabetes in children and teens

Diagnosis and treatment

Few children have type 2 diabetes, so this article will be concentrating on type 1 diabetes management.

Diabetic kids in the classroom

As diabetic episodes can be life-threatening, it is important for teachers to know what to do if they have a child living with diabetes in their care.

Diabetes and adolescents

Most teenagers who are diabetic have type 1 diabetes, but worldwide, doctors are alarmed by the increase of type 2 diabetes amongst younger and younger people.

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Dr. May currently works as a fulltime endocrinologist and has been in private practice since 2004. He has a variety of interests, predominantly obesity and diabetes, but also sees patients with osteoporosis, thyroid disorders, men's health disorders, pituitary and adrenal disorders, polycystic ovaries, and disorders of growth. He is a leading member of several obesity and diabetes societies and runs a trial centre for new drugs.

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