When do I call the healthcare provider for a child who has type 1 diabetes?
Call the doctor if the child is:
- Ill with a fever, nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea
- Suffering from a significant injury
- Needs surgery
- Prescribed with new medication
What should I ask the doctor about managing my child’s diabetes?
To manage diabetes daily, ask your provider about diabetes self-management education and to recommend a diabetes educator.