Do you know a child with Type 1 Diabetes ?

By MAYS Latest Reply 2010-04-16 14:06:52 -0500
Started 2010-04-11 00:33:39 -0500

The Everyday Wisdom Kit for Diabetic Children

The Everyday Wisdom ™ Kit is a tool designed to help families of children with type 1 diabetes live with diabetes everyday.

When a child is diagnosed with a chronic disease like type 1 diabetes, everyday moments can become more of a challenge.

The Everyday Wisdom Kit helps families plan for everyday moments and events such as birthday parties, playing sports and getting behind the wheel.

The Kit comes in a reusable lunch bag and includes,

A guide for parents
A guide for the child with diabetes
A guide for the teen with diabetes
A guide for the sibling
An interactive card game for the whole family
An informational and inspirational DVD
Juggling balls
Emergency Contact Information refrigerator magnet
Pocket-sized Carb Counting Tool
Diabetes Dictionary

This interactive toolkit was designed for families of kids with newly diagnosed diabetes ages 8 and over.

Thanks to an educational grant by Lilly, the Everyday Wisdom Kit is available for free.

You can order one for FREE by clicking this link :

Or by calling the number listed below :

Order a kit online or call (800) DIABETES (342-2383).

3 replies

GabbyPA 2010-04-11 13:42:16 -0500 Report

This is great info. Have you shared it with Katt? She would love this.

MAYS 2010-04-11 13:52:12 -0500 Report

Yes I have Gabby, she was the reason for the posting of this at first, hopefully others who have a child or know of one will order one, or at least pass this information on to others !


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