Leading online provider of children’s health information, AboutKidsHealth, looks into diabetes management, and whether approaching management as a family can aid in adjusting to the strain of a chronic illness.
When her daughter was only three years old, Jeanne McKane knew something was not right. “She was thirsty all the time,” she says of her daughter, Olivia, now seven years old. “She would ask for a drink, down it, and then ask for another one, and down it. She was peeing about every 15 minutes, wetting the bed at night, and losing weight – she was just generally unhappy.” Read more