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Activity and Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37802
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), IWK. Pediatric Medical Services. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0702
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Guidelines for exercising with diabetes.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
IWK. Pediatric Medical Services
Alternate Title
guidelines for those on injections
a guide to help you balance activity and diabetes management
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Reproductive Medicine
Endocrine System Diseases
Nutrition Therapy
Women's Health
Maternal Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Women--Health and hygiene
Reproductive health
Nutrition
Maternal health services
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Abstract
Guidelines for exercising with diabetes.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0702
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Central diabetes insipidus

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34833
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Endocrinology. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
1096
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Central diabetes insipidus (diabetes insipidus or DI) is a rare disorder of water balance. DI can easily cause dehydration (not having enough fluids). This is a serious risk for people with DI and can be dangerous. If you have DI, drink a lot of fluids so that you do not become dehydrated. This pamphlet explains the causes and symptoms of DI, and how DI is diagnosed and treated. Information about the provincial funding program for DI medication is given.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Endocrinology
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes Insipidus
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes
Specialty
Endocrine System
Abstract
Central diabetes insipidus (diabetes insipidus or DI) is a rare disorder of water balance. DI can easily cause dehydration (not having enough fluids). This is a serious risk for people with DI and can be dangerous. If you have DI, drink a lot of fluids so that you do not become dehydrated. This pamphlet explains the causes and symptoms of DI, and how DI is diagnosed and treated. Information about the provincial funding program for DI medication is given.
Responsibility
Prepared by Endocrinology
Pamphlet Number
1096
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Communicating with your Child

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38103
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1285
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Diabetes in Children and Youth series. As a caregiver, you understand that communicating with your child can often be a difficult task, particularly at times of increased stress. It is not surprising that parents can sometimes find it challenging to communicate effectively with their child or teen about diabetes management.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Diabetes in Children and Youth series. As a caregiver, you understand that communicating with your child can often be a difficult task, particularly at times of increased stress. It is not surprising that parents can sometimes find it challenging to communicate effectively with their child or teen about diabetes management.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1285
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Diabetes and the eye

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34520
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Eye Care Centre. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
0459
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Diabetic retinopathy happens when changes take place in the blood vessels near the retina, causing leaks or bleeding. Diabetic macular edema is a swelling of the macula (very small centre area of your retina, which gives you the central vision needed to do things like reading, watching TV, and seeing faces) that may be caused by diabetes, happen after eye surgery, or happen for no known reason (idiopathic). The pamphlet describes these disorders, their treatment, and how to control them. The Fr…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Eye Care Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (5 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes Complications
Diabetic Retinopathy
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes--Complications
Diabetic retinopathy
Specialty
Diabetes
Ophthalmology
Abstract
Diabetic retinopathy happens when changes take place in the blood vessels near the retina, causing leaks or bleeding. Diabetic macular edema is a swelling of the macula (very small centre area of your retina, which gives you the central vision needed to do things like reading, watching TV, and seeing faces) that may be caused by diabetes, happen after eye surgery, or happen for no known reason (idiopathic). The pamphlet describes these disorders, their treatment, and how to control them. The French version of this pamphlet 1784, "Le diabète et les yeux", is also available.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Eye Care Centre
Pamphlet Number
0459
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[In Arabic] Communicating with your Child

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38117
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1285-AR
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In Arabic. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. As a caregiver, you understand that communicating with your child can often be a difficult task, particularly at times of increased stress. It is not surprising that parents can sometimes find it challenging to communicate effectively with their child or teen about diabetes management.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In Arabic. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. As a caregiver, you understand that communicating with your child can often be a difficult task, particularly at times of increased stress. It is not surprising that parents can sometimes find it challenging to communicate effectively with their child or teen about diabetes management.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1285-AR
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[In Arabic] Parenting While Coping with Change

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38118
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1286-AR
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In Arabic. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is newly diagnosed with diabetes, caregivers often put their needs on the back burner to attend to their children’s needs. As your family adapts to the changes following the diabetes diagnosis, remember the following information in this handout.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In Arabic. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is newly diagnosed with diabetes, caregivers often put their needs on the back burner to attend to their children’s needs. As your family adapts to the changes following the diabetes diagnosis, remember the following information in this handout.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1286-AR
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[In Arabic] Supporting Siblings of Children with Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38119
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1287-AR
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In Arabic. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, the entire family is impacted by the changes and challenges the new diagnosis brings to the family. Siblings of the child with diabetes will also have to adjust to a life that includes diabetes, and may experience a variety of emotions about their brother/sister’s diagnosis.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
Arabic
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In Arabic. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, the entire family is impacted by the changes and challenges the new diagnosis brings to the family. Siblings of the child with diabetes will also have to adjust to a life that includes diabetes, and may experience a variety of emotions about their brother/sister’s diagnosis.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1287-AR
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[In French] Communiquer avec votre enfant

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38124
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1285-FR
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In French. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. As a caregiver, you understand that communicating with your child can often be a difficult task, particularly at times of increased stress. It is not surprising that parents can sometimes find it challenging to communicate effectively with their child or teen about diabetes management.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Le diabète chez les enfants et les jeunes
Communicating with your Child
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In French. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. As a caregiver, you understand that communicating with your child can often be a difficult task, particularly at times of increased stress. It is not surprising that parents can sometimes find it challenging to communicate effectively with their child or teen about diabetes management.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1285-FR
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[In French] Soutien aux frères et soeurs d’un enfant diabétique

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38126
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1287-FR
Available Online
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In French. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, the entire family is impacted by the changes and challenges the new diagnosis brings to the family. Siblings of the child with diabetes will also have to adjust to a life that includes diabetes, and may experience a variety of emotions about their brother/sister’s diagnosis.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Le diabète chez les enfants et les jeunes
Supporting Siblings of Children with Diabetes
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In French. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, the entire family is impacted by the changes and challenges the new diagnosis brings to the family. Siblings of the child with diabetes will also have to adjust to a life that includes diabetes, and may experience a variety of emotions about their brother/sister’s diagnosis.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1287-FR
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[In French] Être parent et affronter avec le changement

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38125
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1286-FR
Available Online
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In French. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is newly diagnosed with diabetes, caregivers often put their needs on the back burner to attend to their children’s needs. As your family adapts to the changes following the diabetes diagnosis, remember the following information in this handout.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Le diabète chez les enfants et les jeunes
Parenting While Coping with Change
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
French
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
In French. Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is newly diagnosed with diabetes, caregivers often put their needs on the back burner to attend to their children’s needs. As your family adapts to the changes following the diabetes diagnosis, remember the following information in this handout.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1286-FR
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Laser treatment of the retina

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams34218
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Eye Care Centre. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
0465
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Laser treatment uses a strong beam of light (laser) that can be focused to treat certain diseases of the retina. The 3 most common diseases treated with a laser are – retinal holes or tears, diabetic eye disease (diabetic retinopathy), and other problems with retinal blood vessels. The pamphlet describes getting ready for a laser treatment, what will happen during treatment, and care after.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Eye Care Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (6 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Laser Therapy
Retinal diseases - therapy
Diabetic Retinopathy
Subjects (LCSH)
Lasers in ophthalmology
Retina--Diseases
Diabetic retinopathy
Specialty
Ophthalmology
Surgery
Diabetes
Abstract
Laser treatment uses a strong beam of light (laser) that can be focused to treat certain diseases of the retina. The 3 most common diseases treated with a laser are – retinal holes or tears, diabetic eye disease (diabetic retinopathy), and other problems with retinal blood vessels. The pamphlet describes getting ready for a laser treatment, what will happen during treatment, and care after.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Eye Care Centre
Pamphlet Number
0465
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My diabetes record

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36755
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Diabetes Management Centre. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2020.
Pamphlet Number
1037
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This pamphlet provides space for you to record important health information related to your diabetes. You should bring this record with you each time you visit your primary health care provider or the Diabetes Management Centre. Things you can do to best manage your diabetes are listed. Contact information is also provided.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Central Zone. Diabetes Management Centre
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2020
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Diabetes
Diabetes management
Subjects (LCSH)
Diabetes
Specialty
Endocrine System
Abstract
This pamphlet provides space for you to record important health information related to your diabetes. You should bring this record with you each time you visit your primary health care provider or the Diabetes Management Centre. Things you can do to best manage your diabetes are listed. Contact information is also provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Diabetes Management Centre
Pamphlet Number
1037
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Parenting While Coping with Change

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38104
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1286
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Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is newly diagnosed with diabetes, caregivers often put their needs on the back burner to attend to their children’s needs. As your family adapts to the changes following the diabetes diagnosis, remember the following information in this handout.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is newly diagnosed with diabetes, caregivers often put their needs on the back burner to attend to their children’s needs. As your family adapts to the changes following the diabetes diagnosis, remember the following information in this handout.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1286
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Sample Menu for Diabetes in Pregnancy

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37756
IWK. Pregnancy and Diabetes Program. Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0578
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One week suggestions for meals.
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pregnancy and Diabetes Program
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Endocrine System Diseases
Women's Health
Subjects (LCSH)
Women--Health and hygiene
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Abstract
One week suggestions for meals.
Notes
Formerly titled "Meal Planning for Women with Gestational Diabetes (1800 calories)".
Responsibility
IWK Pregnancy and Diabetes Program, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0578
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Sick Day Management

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams37702
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2022.
Pamphlet Number
PL-0263
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No one likes being sick, but it can be especially challenging for someone who has diabetes. Illness can make managing your diabetes difficult. By knowing what to do when you are sick, you can be sure to keep your diabetes in control. The following chart will guide you during an illness but you should also contact your health care provider if you have questions. The goal of sick day management is to prevent Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA). This is a serious condition and your child will need to b…
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Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
for Children with Diabetes
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2022
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Nutrition Therapy
Subjects (LCSH)
Nutrition
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
No one likes being sick, but it can be especially challenging for someone who has diabetes. Illness can make managing your diabetes difficult. By knowing what to do when you are sick, you can be sure to keep your diabetes in control. The following chart will guide you during an illness but you should also contact your health care provider if you have questions. The goal of sick day management is to prevent Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA). This is a serious condition and your child will need to be admitted to the hospital. Diabetes; insulin; how to manage your child's sick day from school.
Responsibility
IWK Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes), Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-0263
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Supporting Siblings of Children with Diabetes

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams38105
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes). Halifax, NS: IWK Health Centre , 2021.
Pamphlet Number
PL-1287
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, the entire family is impacted by the changes and challenges the new diagnosis brings to the family. Siblings of the child with diabetes will also have to adjust to a life that includes diabetes, and may experience a variety of emotions about their brother/sister’s diagnosis.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
IWK. Pediatric Endocrinology Service (Diabetes)
Alternate Title
Diabetes in Children and Youth
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
IWK Health Centre
Date of Publication
2021
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Child Health
Endocrine System Diseases
Subjects (LCSH)
Hospital patients
Health services administration
Endocrine manifestations of general diseases
Diabetes
Medical Care
Children--Health and hygiene
Abstract
Diabetes in Children and Youth series. When a child is diagnosed with diabetes, the entire family is impacted by the changes and challenges the new diagnosis brings to the family. Siblings of the child with diabetes will also have to adjust to a life that includes diabetes, and may experience a variety of emotions about their brother/sister’s diagnosis.
Responsibility
IWK Social Work and Health Psychology, Halifax, NS
Pamphlet Number
PL-1287
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