Work with your child's health care team (doctor, dietitian, diabetes educator and others) and school to establish a diabetes-friendly environment. The school nurse usually coordinates care. Teachers, lunch staff, coaches, bus drivers and others also keep a lookout.
Obesity contributes to serious health problems and can lead to emotional, psychological, and social issues as well.
Keep these points in mind to promote healthy child growth and development.
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