Symptoms of type 1 diabetes in children

POSTED: 12:49 PM PDT October 7, 2013    UPDATED: 7:18 AM PST November 14, 2013 
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.