Juggling Diabetes at work or school….

On May 12, 2011 by Cherise Shockley


Q1. Disclose or not to Disclose: Does your employer/school know you have diabetes? Why or why not?


Q2. Have you or your child ever missed school or work due to something diabetes related?


Q3. Meal planning Monday-Friday. Do you plan meals ahead or do you wing it? Are bg’s easier to manage Monday-Friday?


Q4. Your job/school is having a party -tons of food. Your classmate or co-worker walks up to you and says. “You can’t have that!”  How do you deal with the situation?


Q5. How do you treat a low and handle a high at work/school ? PoCWD’s (Parents of Children with Diabetes) how does your kid handle low’s and highs?

Q6. PWD’s and PoCWD’s do you have any insight for a newly Dx’d PWD or Parent of a CWD? re: school and work



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