With the influenza season beginning, it's important to get your flu shot. Influenza vaccination is safe for anyone 6 months of age and older. It protects you and those around you from the flu and its complications.
About 1 in 300 children have type 1 diabetes. Children spend up to 35 hours per week at school, so managing their diabetes while there is important for both short- and long-term health. Our Diabetes@School video series makes it easy to learn about how to support students with type 1 diabetes in school.
Food intolerance is different from an allergy. It is not caused by an immune reaction. Food intolerance will cause discomfort but it’s not dangerous to your child.