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Childhood Diabetes Video Series

What to expect when a child is diagnosed with diabetes. Essential viewing for parents and carers.

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The 4 Ts of Type 1 diabetes

We believe that everyone who knows a child, of any age, should be aware of the symptoms of Type 1 diabetes - the 4 Ts

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Type 1 Diabetes Aware - Diabetes UK and JDRF UK

The video features children living with type 1 diabetes and showing the most common symptoms of the condition. About 2,000 children a year are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in the UK.

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My Kids

Explores diabetes facts, types, research, you can blog your thoughts, and chat with other young people with diabetes.

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Diabetes and Kids

This website provides information for children with diabetes.

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Care in School Helpline

Providing rights-based information and support to make sure your child is happy and healthy at school (and that you know their rights)

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10 things any parent should expect from their child's diabetes care

The Type 1 essentials for children and young people outline the 10 things any parent should expect from their child's diabetes care. It includes the care, checks and help that the child or family need to make sure their condition is managed well - in hospital, school and wider society.

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Type 1 Essentials for Children and Young People

Diabetes UK want to make parents, young people, healthcare professionals, parliamentarians and commissioners aware of the support that all children and young people who have Type 1 diabetes should be receiving.

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Childhood Type 1 Diabetes Know the Numbers

This quick guide shows the blood glucose readings that you and your family should be aiming for.

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Children with Diabetes

An online community for kids, families, and adults with diabetes, featuring message boards, chat rooms, and questions/answers from medical professionals.