The link between diabetes and mental and social health outcomes has been well established in adults. However, children and young adults living with diabetes also experience a range of challenges related to managing a chronic condition.
As a caregiver, you want to support your loved ones in the best way possible. This article provides many useful tips for diabetes caregivers.
As a social worker I meet individuals who have diabetes in counseling sessions and in educational classes. In each setting we talk about the emotional roller coaster ride these individuals may go through
There have been some interesting posts in the ‘Connect’ section of this site about the challenges of supporting teens with diabetes.
As people who support someone living with diabetes, we not only care for our loved ones, we also care about them.
Supporting an individual with diabetes always brings some individual challenges. But whatever the circumstances, these 10 ways to show support will go a long way to help.