Back-to-School Checklist

September is fast approaching, which means that the start of the school year is almost here. If your child has diabetes, there are several items beyond stocking up on school supplies that should be on your back-to-school checklist. To find out what steps you should be taking before your child hits the books, check out this piece[1] in the Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal Sentinel.

And if you feel that your child could benefit from a diabetes support group at school, be sure to read this article[2], by counselor and support group leader Debra Madaris Efird, on how to start such a group.

This blog entry was written by Web Editor Diane Fennell.

Endnotes:
  1. check out this piece: http://www.jsonline.com/sponsoredarticles/education/creating-a-backtoschool-checklist-for-parents-of-children-with-diabetes8073640407-218010661.html%20
  2. read this article: https://dsm.diabetesselfmanagement.com/articles/kids-and-diabetes/diabetes-support-at-school-starting-a-group/%20

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