Glucagon is the treatment for severely low blood sugar. Learn what it is and how to use it here
A diagnosis of type 1 diabetes is not only scary, but it is also overwhelming. Take advantage of all of the information out there.
For advice and resources for parents, please visit:
For information about handling T1D at school please visit https://beyondtype1.org/school/
To learn about the role of carbohydrates in the diabetics diet, please visit http://www.diabetes.org
Physical fitness is an important part of everyone’s life, having T1D is no exception. More information is available here
How does an insulin pump work? Learn more here
Grandparents guide to T1D is available at https://beyondtype1.org/the-grandparents-guide-to-t1d/
If you are a caretaker of a newly diagnosed child with T1D and are interested in support in the New London County area, please contact our foundation here
For more information about type 1 diabetes (T1D), please visit Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
For more information about diabetes, please visit American Diabetes Association
To volunteer, donate or learn more about community events and resources, please visit Waterford Youth Services Bureau
To learn more about the Cactus Jack Foundation, please visit their website
For more information about hospice and palliative care, support for loved ones of those with life limiting illnesses and bereavement counseling and support, please visit Hospice of Southeastern CT
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