(WTNH) — If you are sending a child off to college who has diabetes, it could be difficult to manage their condition on campus.
Dr. Ania Jastreboff, a pediatric endocrinologist with Yale Medicine, tells parents and students how to plan.
Prepare before you go to school
Tell your new friends about diabetes
Use a pump or sensor to manage insulin
Take care of yourself
Be careful about drinking
Think about how to talk to your family members.
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