For Teens

Teen Toolkit

This guide offers practical advice to help address the questions most common to teens with T1D—mood swings, academic performance, friendships, driving with T1D, and many others—so that parents and teens know what to expect and can enjoy this unique time in their lives.

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Articles and Stories

These articles were written just for teens who are living every day with the challenges of T1D. You’ll find all kinds of information about your health, daily life, gaining independence as you approach college and adulthood, and more.

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