Symptoms of type 1 diabetes in children

POSTED: 01:49 PM MDT Oct 07, 2013    UPDATED: 09:34 AM MST Nov 13, 2014 
Kids, children

By Mayo Clinic News Network

The signs and symptoms of type 1 diabetes in children usually develop quickly, over a period of weeks. Look for:

When to see a doctor
Talk to your child's doctor if you notice any of the signs or symptoms of type 1 diabetes -- increased thirst and frequent urination, extreme hunger, weight loss, blurred vision, or fatigue.