Type 1 Diabetes Information Sheets


The John Hunter Children's Hospital Diabetes Team have developed the below information sheets for parents and carers who have children with Type 1 Diabetes and for young people with Type 1 Diabetes.

Families or patients not under the supervision of the JHCH Diabetes Team should consult their diabetes specialist for advice on their own treatment and maintenance plan.


Information sheets for parents and carers

Complication Screening
Diabetes control
Diabetes support organisations
Doctors and what to expect
Hypoglycaemia and exercise related hypoglycaemia
School camps
Schoolies week

Information sheets for young people

Alcohol and drugs for young people with Type 1 Diabetes
Complication screening for young people
Diabetes control for young people
Diabetes supplies
Diabetes support groups
Doctors and what to expect for young people
Driving, diabetes and you
Diabetes education programs
Exercise and hypoglycaemia
Diabetes and exercise - Part 1
Diabetes and exercise - Part 2
Healthcare costs
Insulin Pumps
School camps and diabetes
High school issues and Type 1 Diabetes
Surviving 'Schoolies' Week
Transition for young people
Travel and diabetes