A US City Sees More Childhood Diabetes. Adults aren't the only ones affected by diabetes. Many children are living with the condition as well. A recent study on kids in Philadelphia showed that diabetes rates have risen even among very young children.
Type 1 diabetes transition from pediatric care to adult care can be tricky for diabetic kids
Don't Lose Sight of Diabetic Eye Disease. One of the biggest concerns for diabetes patients is vision loss. While steroids and laser treatment can help when eye problems get severe, medications may offer clearer results.
Kids with Diabetes Need More Activity. Being overweight is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes, which has been increasing in children and teens. But those already with diabetes still aren't active enough.