463 MILLION PEOPLE
1 IN 6 BIRTHS
Affected by hyperglycemia
1 IN 10 PEOPLE
Living with diabetes
According to the 2019 data of the International Diabetes Federation, it is estimated that the number of people with diabetes between the ages of 0-14 in the world exceeds 1 million and that 80,000 children are born with this disease every year.
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ACCORDING TO WORLD DIABETES FOUNDATION
' It is essential that diabetes self management education and psychosocial support should be provided at diagnosis.' Standards of Diabetes Care'21
'CGM should be considered in all children with type 1 diabetes, whether using injections or continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion, as an additional tool to help improve glucose control.' Standards of Diabetes Care'21
Poor metabolic control is closely related to higher levels ofpersonal, social, school maladjustment
What are the key research findings?
Children may encounter with traumatic stations at later ages because of the scariness of needle in their childhood.
Receiving a treatment that will positively affect their development in terms of both medical and psychological is important for their treatment process.