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Holiday risks for kids with diabetes

Holiday fun and weekend distractions cause a dangerous drop-off in children and teens with type 1 diabetes taking their medication, a University of Adelaide study shows. The break from school-week routines saw a 20 per cent reduction in adherence to taking medications to manage their condition. The research, published in the journal Archives of Disease… Read More »

Holiday breaks bring child-care headache for working parents – Philly.com

Since her husband, a lawyer, can’t get much time off either, O’Neill and her friends organize play dates for their children, coordinating with the days some parents have to work and others don’t. On a couple of days, her sons, Ryan, 10, and Justin, 6, go to holiday break camps organized by Haverford Township. They… Read More »