Diabetes In Children; Signs, Symptoms and Complications

How to control diabetes in your child?

The first thing you need to do as a parent is to consult a doctor immediately and proceed as directed. Along with this, the major management methods include:

  • Insulin intake.
  • Less carbohydrate intake.
  • Tight monitoring of blood glucose.
  • Regular exercise, however, avoids overexercising.

The difference in lab reports

In both cases of type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus, blood glucose levels are higher than normal. However, insulin levels are below normal or absent in type 1 diabetes while normal or above normal in type 2 diabetes.