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  1. Sysy
    Sysy July 13, 2011 at 7:03 am | | Reply

    Is there any info in the book on how to handle a teen whose diabetes management is out of control? I’m just curious. I was a teen like this (pretty much between 13-18 I was out of control) and was wondering if there is any advice in the book for parents dealing with a child in this position.

  2. shannon
    shannon July 13, 2011 at 10:22 am | | Reply

    thanks for these tips! i have an 11-year-old and i know these days are just around the corner.

  3. Scott K. Johnson
    Scott K. Johnson July 24, 2011 at 1:39 am | | Reply

    I am a HUGE fan of Korey. The man is brilliant, and his book is fantastic.

  4. Tina
    Tina April 4, 2013 at 11:42 am | | Reply

    I am currently going through a very hard time with my 13 year old son with type 1. I am finding it very difficult…i am definitely ordering this book!!! Anymore advice?

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    [...] Kendall Browning, of Land O’Lakes, Fla., is a 13-year-old teenager with Type I Diabetes.  Although this disease has affected every aspect of her life, she continues to educate herself in order to feel healthier.  In January 2014, Kendall began using a new t:slim Insulin Pump which has made her life much easier.  It is technologically advanced in assisting her with daily maintenance.  Kendall’s independence and quality of life has increased because of this device. There are many supplies that a diabetic needs to have on a regular basis.  Kendall has a solid knowledge base of what is needed for her daily maintenance and is responsible for letting her parents know of the supplies she is in need of.  Helen Browning, Kendall’s mother said “I take my daughter once a week to Walgreens to purchase her necessary medical supplies. Browning states “It is an overwhelming and never ending task.” [...]

  6. katy
    katy September 6, 2014 at 4:15 pm | | Reply

    This book is GREAT! I love it! The tone is just right, and there is no BS about lotion or feet!

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