by Moira McCarthy, guest blogger, DespiteDiabetes.com
All our children’s lives (diabetes or not), we stand as their first line of defense, as their protectors and (whether they like it or not) guides. Then, suddenly, we’re going to just drop them off at college and drive away? Like, into the sunset? Yep, it’s jarring. But it doesn’t have to be.
Your Back-to-School Checklist
The back-to-school countdown has begun! In the midst of buying new notebooks and planning first-day outfits, parents of children with diabetes have the added responsibility of making sure school management plans are in place. Here are seven step-by-step ideas for how to get ready before the school bell rings.