Kids and Diabetes: Join the Eat Well, America! Campaign to help stop diabetes

As an individual, what can you do to help stop diabetes? You can do a lot simply by instilling good eating habits in your own home. Get an abundance of nutritional help by joining the Eat Well, America!sm campaign championed by the American Diabetes Association (ADA).

Kids and Diabetes: A fun way to boost your nutrition IQ

Can games make learning more fun? Bingo! They sure can. Here’s a game to reinforce proper diabetes nutrition. Called “Nutrition Bingo,” it can be played by the whole family.

Managing your child’s diabetes in the child care setting

At times, separation anxiety can be felt more acutely by parents than children. This may especially be the case if your young child has diabetes and is in day care. You may wonder if she’s receiving appropriate care and what might happen if she has a diabetes emergency.

Take a deep breath and read these tips.

Kids and Diabetes: Keep an Eye on Your Child’s Vision

People who have diabetes are at higher risk of developing eye complications. Fortunately, you can help prevent problems.

How to Manage Your Child’s Diabetes while Traveling

When your child has diabetes, traveling requires extra thought. To keep plans on track, be prepared for unexpected problems or schedule changes. Then relax and enjoy a wonderful family vacation!

Research studies aim to advance diabetes treatment

You may already know that Akron Children’s Hospital is the largest pediatric healthcare provider in Northeast Ohio. But you might not realize that it is also at the forefront of research, with the ability to make significant healthcare advances for infants, children and adolescents through scientific discovery and creativity.