Justin was 8 years old when he was diagnosed with diabetes. He was losing weight, drinking like crazy and waking up wet. After his pediatrician told me the news, I knew our life would never be the same.
Just when you thought you had adjusted to proper eating for your child with diabetes, along comes the holidays. Sweet potatoes and cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie – oh my! What’s a parent to do? You and your child can enjoy Thanksgiving dinner – with a little planning and oversight.