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PDK Recipe
Turkey Lasagna

I made this recipe before leaving town for a few days. Not only did the family love the lasagna for dinner; they also enjoyed it for lunch. A family favorite! More»

Does anybody really "get it"?

Does anybody else really "get it?" As much as they’d like to, most people just don't "get" what it’s like to parent children with... More»

PDK Family
The Boissonneault-Chevrette Family

So many questions! What's the hardest thing to deal with and how do you handle it? More»

PDK Blog
CGM: Our Kids Next Step

As we waited in anticipation at the endocrinologist office for the first A1C results after JoJo starting on the CGM I remembered another family mentioning how their daughter"s A1C had dropped after starting on the CGM. More»

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“"What’s best to use if we want to bring a low BG up quickly? We use glucose tablets and they work well. What other option do you suggest?"”

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One of the most nerve-wrecking things is to have someone else take care of your child on an overnight stay. Creating a check list and going over it with the caregiver. To calm your nerves and those of the caregiver, try the following:

a. Have him/her follow the overnight routine you use at home (ex. midnight or 2 a.m. BG checks); b. Locate your child’s bed in or near the caregiver’s bedroom (if appropriate); c. If in an adjacent bedroom, keep the doors open and; d. If your sanity requires it, set your own alarm to call the caregiver at 2 a.m. (yucko!)

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