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Healthy Families

Help your child develop healthy habits early in life that will bring lifelong benefits. The best way to lead your child to a healthy lifestyle is to set a positive example yourself. Find out how using the resources below. (Teach Kids Healthy Habits, CDC)

Preventive care like regular eye exams are important for every member of the family. Check out clinics and other providers that offer care for the whole family.

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Find crafts, activities, and music events for the whole family.

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Camps are a great way for kids to make new friends, experience fun camp activities, and just be a kid. Check out camps geared for children living with diabetes and camps for all children.

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Living with diabetes isn’t easy for your child or you. Talking with other children living with diabetes may help. Your child may find encouragement and understanding in a diabetes support group for children. Support groups may be led by a professional while others are informal led by people like you.

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Need more information to help your child manage their diabetes? Check out these online resources to help you find more information!

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