Tips for Kids With Type 2 Diabetes: What is Diabetes?

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Tips for Kids With Type 2 Diabetes: What is Diabetes?

Description

This fact sheet provides general information for children with diabetes about their disease.

This fact sheet addresses the following topics:

  • What is diabetes?
  • What types of diabetes do kids get?
  • How do you manage diabetes?
  • Why do you get type 2 diabetes?
  • Why do you need to take care of your diabetes?


Developer:

National Diabetes Education Program

Funding Sources:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National Institutes of Health

History

Release Date: 2003
Original Summary: June 2005
Last Updated: 04/10/13

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