Congenital Hyperinsulinism Resources
HI Patient Videos: Look at me Now!
See how far our hyperinsulinism patients have come since their diagnosis and treatment at the Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Understanding the Glycemic Index and Glycemic Load
This resource provides information on glycemic index and patients recommended to follow this type of nutrition plan.
For Parents and Caregivers
Going to School with Hyperinsulinism
When you're preparing to send a child with hyperinsulinism to school, these are some important steps you should take to make the process easier for everyone.
Hyperinsulinism Diagnosis, Treatment, Outcomes and Research
Watch the video to learn more about the expert care provided by the Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
Video: Adriana's Hyperinsulinism Story
Adriana had focal hyperinsulinism (HI), and a special PET scan pioneered at CHOP was instrumental in finding the part of her pancreas that was making too much insulin.
Video: Paige's Hyperinsulinism Story
Paige’s family initially sought treatment for her HI at another hospital, but her blood sugar wouldn’t stay in the safe range. Her parents brought her to CHOP.
National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD)
The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) provides advocacy, education and other services to improve the lives of all people affected by rare diseases.