Tools to Manage Your Diabetes
We've provided our patients with a variety of tools to help manage diabetes more easily.
Children with diabetes must check their sugar levels every day. Understanding how to manage diabetes is key and having the right tools can make it much easier. Learn how to manage high and low blood sugar testing and know when to call for help.
Managing High Blood Sugars on an Insulin Pump
Learn how to check for positive and negative ketones and get a step-by-step guide on lowering high blood sugars using an insulin pump.
Managing High Blood Sugars on Injections
Learn how to check for positive and negative ketones and get a step-by-step guide on lowering high blood sugars using injections.
How to Upload Diabetes Devices to Glooko
Learn how to download and use the Glooko app on your Smart Phone and pair the app with your meter/devices used to manage your diabetes. You can also link your Glooko account to our clinic so we can see your blood sugars.
Weekly Diabetes Log Books
It's important for diabetes patients to track data. To help our patients manage diabetes more easily, we've provided weekly diabetes log books to record blood sugar results, carb counts and insulin.
When to Call the Office
Please call us at 727-767-3636 if you experience one of the following:
- Blood sugars are not coming down
- Ketones are not coming down
- If the patient becomes nauseous or vomits
Health Library Resources
For articles, videos and other resources about managing diabetes, see our health library resources for parents, children and teens. The resources include general information about diabetes, living with diabetes, medication and monitoring, and personal stories from other young people with diabetes.
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