All Resources tagged with "Type 1 children"
Mary Robertson talks with Jane Mitchell about her experiences with type 1 diabetes and her decision to use an insulin pump. Jane was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at age three, and has now been using an insulin pump for six years, having decided to start using one before becoming pregnant with her…
Mary Robertson talks with Jane Mitchell about her experiences and the practicalities of getting and using an insulin pump.
Mary Robertson and Debbie Voight discuss factors which may affect a patient's suitability for an insulin pump.
This page provides detailed advice on exercise and physical activity with type 1 diabetes.
We believe that everyone who knows a child, of any age, should be aware of the symptoms of Type 1 diabetes - the 4 Ts
The video features children living with type 1 diabetes and showing the most common symptoms of the condition. About 2,000 children a year are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in the UK.
The treatment of type 1 diabetes has changed over the years and although the principles are similar, there are now more tools than ever to help with the treatment and management of type 1 diabetes.
The Leicester Diabetes Centre and Centre for Black and Minority Ethnic Health have produced videos for people living with Type 2 Diabetes in other languages. The videos have been produced to help prevent Type 2 diabetes and further reduce the risk of complications in people living with Type 2 diabet…
Type 1 diabetes is a serious, lifelong condition where your blood glucose level is too high because your body can't make a hormone called insulin. In this video, healthcare professionals explain what type 1 diabetes is.
This page explains what blood glucose testing is and why it is required for people with diabetes. It covers what the numbers mean, how to control your blood glucose level, and how and when to test your blood glucose.