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Changes to your care

At Children’s Minnesota, we’re always looking for ways to improve your child’s health and your family’s experience. In 2021, we will move to a team care model. This new model gives your child a consistent team of providers dedicated to their unique needs. Your provider will discuss our team model at your next appointment.

Senator Tina Smith visits Children’s Minnesota to discuss insulin affordability

Minnesota Senator Tina Smith recently visited Children’s Minnesota to discuss issues that face families with kids suffering from childhood diabetes.

Up close and personal: My experience with the MiniMed 670G System

Read about first hand experience with the MiniMed 670G pump and sensor system from Children's Diabetes Educator, Lindsay Nicol.

Insurance and diabetes

Learn how to navigate your insurance benefits to plan ahead for your child with Type 1 Diabetes!

Nutrition tips for an on-the-go summer!

Preparing for busy travel, summer camps, and activities this summer? Check out these tips for inexpensive and healthy summer eating with T1D!

Sick day management for type 1 diabetes

As cold and flu season rapidly approaches, make sure you are prepared to manage illness and ketones for your child with T1D!

Holiday eating tips with type 1 diabetes

Small changes to understand portion sizes and carbohydrate amounts can go a long way without giving up favorite foods and keeping your BG in target.

Depression and diabetes

Living with a chronic disease is difficult and can be overwhelming for many youth. Know the signs and symptoms of depression to help your child with T1D.

28th Annual Practical Pediatrics for Primary Care

September 27, 2018 8 a.m. – September 28, 2018 4 p.m., St. Paul

Mark your calendars and plan to join your colleagues at the 28th Annual Practical Pediatrics for Primary Care Conference. This two-day program will offer practical information to help you stay current on relevant topics and recent advances important to your practice.  Focus areas this year will be: Mental/Behavioral Health, Endocrine and Dermatology.

Back to School Tips from the Diabetes Educators

Back to school time is approaching quickly and can be hectic! When you are checking off your school list, don’t forget about your diabetes checklist too!