Ask a Parent: Low Blood Sugars

Q: I am very frightened of low blood sugar in my 10-year-old son, who was diagnosed less than two weeks ago. This is our first full day home from the hospital, and I feel like I am just waiting for the other shoe to drop. Any suggestions? A: Low blood sugars can be nerve-wracking. Some […]

Ask a Medical Professional: Diabetes Myths and Misconceptions

By Catherine Marschilok, M.S.N., C.D.E., Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management We all know a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes (T1D) is hard on families as they learn to cope with a number of changes in their daily life. While people care, it is all too common for them to ask questions that reflect a […]