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24 October 2011

Healthy Halloween for diabetic children

While there are challenges, Halloween can still be fun for children with diabetes, an expert says.

While there are challenges, Halloween can still be fun for children with diabetes, an expert says.

The first option is to count carbohydrates. A child tracks how many carbohydrates he or she consumes and takes, for example, one unit of insulin for every 15 to 20 grams of carbohydrates.

 
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