This information is not designed to replace the advice of a healthcare professional. Please consult your healthcare professional if you have any questions or concerns about your child's condition.

Teen pack

The information on this page is intended for children aged 13-19 years. It is not designed to replace the advice of your doctor or nurse. You and your parents should always talk to your doctor or nurse about exercise and any questions you may have about your diabetes.

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How do I fit diabetes into my life?

Tips for managing your diabetes when you are out and about.

How will my diabetes affect me?

Practical information for 
handling issues you may face growing up with diabetes.

How do I stay healthy?

The role of diet and exercise in managing your diabetes.

Why do I need insulin?

How insulin helps manage your diabetes.


FAQs and dictionary

Common questions and
answers from the teen's
perspective as well as an
explanation of common terms related to diabetes.

Download all of the Teen pack resources