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[IP] Re: Question about kids with parents who are Type I



Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2001 08:33:37 -0400
From: "Jed Dole" <email @ redacted>
Subject: re: [IP] Question about kids with parents who are Type I
>How often would you suggest testing and how >young. I have had type 1 all my
>life and have 2 kids 13 & 5

Unless your child is showing symptoms, I wouldn't check too often on a small child. It might traumatize them, and you know how so many non-diabetics  fear needles and getting poked.

When they have their checkup may be a good time to have the doctor check them.

Susan
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