When Chronically Ill Kids Grow Up

Children with serious chronic diseases often have a tough time transitioning from pediatric care, which has much support built in, to adult care, which has to be managed by the patient. Experts discuss how parents can make it easier with a gradual transition.

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16-49 Segment 2: How Kids Can Take Control of Chronic Disease

Children with chronic diseases often have a tough time transitioning from pediatric care to adult care, which has to be managed by the patient.