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Managing Diabetes: Solving Common Problems

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and NYP Social Work present a free group session series tailored for both parents and their children. This interactive series, Managing Diabetes: Solving Common Problems, will address practical issues such as which insulin pumps and sensors are best for you/your child, planning summer camp, gluten-free diets and diabetes, and other common concerns.

All sessions will be held at the Pediatric Sub-Specialties Clinic, 505 East 70th Street (at York Avenue), 3rd Floor, HT-3 Conference Room.

All sessions are free of charge. Registration is requested.
To register: please contact Maria Aranda or Cristal Escano at or call 212-746-3462.

Managing Diabetes Group Session Schedule

Thursday, January 17, 2013 (3:30-4:30 pm)
Are Insulin Pumps and Sensors for Me?
Meet with a Nurse Practitioner, Registered Dietitian and Licensed Social Worker to understand new technology and how insulin pump and sensors are a practical way to manage diabetes.

Thursday, February 28, 2013 (3:30-4:30pm)
Sick Day Management
Meet with our Medical team to understand how to manage through illness and sick days.

Thursday, March 14, 2013 (3:30-4:30pm)
Gluten Free Meal Planning and Diabetes Meet with a Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator and Licensed Social Worker to learn how to incorporate gluten free diets into diabetes meal planning.

Thursday, April 25, 2013 (3:30-4:30pm)
Diabetes and Summer Vacation Meet with our Medical Staff to help provide you with all you will need to plan summer camp and a healthy and safe summer.

Thursday, May 9, 2013 (3:30-4:30pm)
Diabetes Burnout
Meet with our Licensed Social Workers, Certified Diabetes Educators and our team of Medical Doctors. This session will introduce you to peers that will provide you with necessary support you need to manage diabetes throughout a lifetime.

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