While we are getting things in order for "CHECK DON'T GUESS"
Type 1 Diabetes is NOT to be taken lightly. It is Auto Immune.
It is NOT because of what someone did or did not do and is mostly seen in very young children but also does not discriminate with age, the sudden onset is DEADLY.
ADA - Autoimmune Diabetes Alliance and to help Save -A- Life with Diabetes the Parents Side International. You can find posters and info here for your whole family, friends, doctors, pediatrics, teachers, schools and others for AWARENESS. Please print, share, pass them along for proper awareness and to help Save -A- Life.
Diabetes the Parents Side International
ADVOCATE: To bring proper awareness for Type 1 Diabetes and to Educate parents, professionals, teachers, schools, kids, folks that are healthy, doctors and pediatrics about the sudden onset, DKA of type 1 diabetes before being diagnosed with it. Ketoacidosis, It is deadly and mostly seen in very young children though it does not discriminate with age. No family history is needed. It comes on quick without warning with flu like symptoms or stomach bug. Frequent thirst and urination, rapid weight loss are usually the first signs and symptoms, and it progresses quickly to worse and even coma and death if not caught or treated in time with insulin ASAP. Seek medical help imediately if you see multiple signs and symptoms. It just happens, mostly in children. We are here to help to Save -A- Life and to help Educate those that don't know. We are here for everyone. Please know the signs and symptoms. See our print and share page for more info. Please help us to help educate everyone and to help Save -A- Life.