The one thing that all parents seem to agree on is that children are unique and those who have diabetes react differently to the same set of circumstances even though they have the same condition. Some teachers will tell you that in their experience, when a child is hypoglycaemic, or hyperglycaemic for that matter, the […]

Dr Kuben Pilay  is a paediatric endocrinologist in private practice at Westville Hospital, Durban. In the last 20-30 years there have been changes in the world of diabetes. Firstly, there has been a rapid increase in the number of people with diabetes. It is recognized that more adults are developing type 2 diabetes across the […]