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September is Child Obesity Awareness Month. Do you think educating children on nutrition and diabetes at a young age will lower their risk of developing type 2 diabetes later in life? 
Absolutely. The earlier people learn about the importance of healthy nutrition and lifestyle, the better.
 
I don't think learning early will hurt anything, but I don't think it guarantees anything either.
 
I think it is unreasonable to expect such young children to understand and benefit from this type of early intervention.
 
don't think it would make a difference.
 

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by Nicole Purcell
I met a mother recently whose daughter was just recently diagnosed. They've been on the diabetes wagon for about 3 weeks. Mom seems alright, maybe a little overwhelmed and certainly looking tired. I had a meeting with her, set up by a local friend who reads my blog and knows my diabetes story. She thought I could be helpful in assisting with the navigation of diabetes territory. We sat at a table a local coffee shop. I sipped a water while mom got a black coffee. ...