Meet the Norton Children’s Endocrinology Team

Norton Children’s board-certified pediatric endocrinologists provide long-term care for children and teens with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes as well as other endocrine system disorders.

Catalina Cabrera Salcedo, M.D.

Endocronology

Norton Children’s Endocrinology

Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes care

Call (502) 588-3400

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How to count carbs for Type 1 diabetes

I have lived with Type 1 diabetes for 21 years. Carbohydrate counting is as integral to a meal to me as chewing. And that’s because there’s a lot of math to think about when you […]

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How do fad diets affect diabetes?

At the start of the new year, getting healthy and losing weight are on the minds of many. There are a lot of diets out there to choose from –– and while many diets promote […]

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Sick-day guidelines for children with diabetes

Every child gets sick with a sore throat, cold or minor illness from time to time. When your child with diabetes is ill, there are simple sick-day guidelines you can follow to help manage blood […]

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How to prevent diabetes in children

In Kentucky, 20.8% of kids age 10 to 17 are obese. That’s the third-highest obesity rate in the country among this age group, according to the “State of Childhood Obesity: Helping All Children Grow Up […]

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Halloween tips to help kids with diabetes enjoy the holiday

For many kids, Halloween is a big sugar rush. But for children with diabetes, the holiday can be very challenging for the entire family. Fortunately, kids with diabetes still can enjoy the holiday. It just […]

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