Diabetes in Education and Children’s Services

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Diabetes in education and children\’s services

  • 1. Diabetes in childhood and adolescence … 4
  • 1.1 Type 1 diabetes … 4
  • 1.2 Type 2 diabetes … 4
  • 1.3 Diabetes in education and children‘s services … 5
  • 1.4 Living with diabetes … 5
  • 2. Type 1 diabetes: Management … 7
  • 2.1 Routine care: staff responsibilities … 7
  • 2.1.1 Food and fluids … 7
  • 2.1.2 Activity … .. 8
    Exercise and low blood glucose levels (hypoglycaemia or ‘hypo’ 8
    Exercise and high blood glucose levels … .. 9
  • 2.1.3 Monitoring blood glucose levels … .. 9
    Monitoring signs and symptoms … 9
    Blood glucose monitoring … .. 9
    Storage of equipment … 10
  • 2.1.4 Medication … 10
    Insulin pumps … 10
  • 2.1.5 Changes in routine, special events and circumstances … 11
    Parties and celebrations … 12
    Excursions … 12
    Camps … 12
    Competitions, tests and exams … 13
    Boarding schools … 14
  • 2.2 First aid and emergency care: staff responsibilities … 14
  • 2.2.1 Low blood glucose levels … 14
  • 2.2.2 High blood glucose levels … 15
  • 2.2.3 Illness … 15
  • 3. Type 2 diabetes: Management … 16
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