Some tips to make mealtimes more pleasant when your young
type 1 diabetes:
Set up expectations (and consequences)
for staying at the table during mealtime.
Keep mealtimes positive and enjoyable.
Offer a variety of healthy choices to your child.
Preparing an alternative meal during or shortly
after a meal.
your child to eat (during the meal).
Punishing your child for not
Giving "sweets" or other foods as
Offering dessert only if another food is finished or the
child "cleans" his or her plate.
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March 12, 2014
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