Healthy Living

Canine Hope for Diabetics Helps Provide Safety and Independence for Kids

It is also important to pair these dogs with monitors to pick up on issues

Patients who pair their service dogs with either continuous glucose monitors or insulin pumps can lead an almost normal life. If one of the monitors fail, the dog can help pick up when a patient's blood sugar drops. If the dog is asleep, then the patient's monitor will help pick up any issues.