What can your teen learn in InTransit? • • • • • • •
How to stay healthy amidst social pressures to “fit in” How to participate in sports, activities and social outings and still balance blood sugar How to manage blood sugar when in classes, at work, or traveling How alcohol, smoking and other choices may complicate management How to make the best food choices, including the healthiest options for fast food, snacks and other foods How to properly use glucose monitors, sensors and insulin to control blood sugar levels How to use new technology to make it easier to manage diabetes
We guide adolescents, teens and young adults with type 1 and type 2 diabetes towards a healthy future
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The University of Chicago Medicine Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism