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Type 1 diabetes, formerly called juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes, is usually first diagnosed in children, teenagers, or young adults. In this form of diabetes, the beta cells of the pancreas no longer make insulin because the body’s immune system has attacked and destroyed them. Treatment for type 1 diabetes includes taking insulin shots or using an insulin pump, making wise food choices, exercising regularly, controlling blood pressure and cholesterol, and taking aspirin daily—for some.
Pregnant women with type 1 diabetes are at greater risk of preterm birth

Pregnant women with type 1 diabetes are at greater risk of preterm birth

Study provides new insights into regulatory T cells' role in protecting against autoimmune disease

Study provides new insights into regulatory T cells' role in protecting against autoimmune disease

Researchers identify key clues to brain and pancreas development

Researchers identify key clues to brain and pancreas development

Gestational diabetes during pregnancy may increase risk of type 1 diabetes in children

Gestational diabetes during pregnancy may increase risk of type 1 diabetes in children

Researchers find presence of Aire gene in lymph nodes

Researchers find presence of Aire gene in lymph nodes

Gout treatment could potentially reduce complications accompanying metabolic syndrome

Gout treatment could potentially reduce complications accompanying metabolic syndrome

Study reveals new insights into genetic drivers of heavy drinking and alcohol use disorder

Study reveals new insights into genetic drivers of heavy drinking and alcohol use disorder

NHS trains doctors using virtual reality to improve care for patients with diabetes

NHS trains doctors using virtual reality to improve care for patients with diabetes

New analysis shows one person is diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes every three minutes

New analysis shows one person is diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes every three minutes

MUSC study provides evidence for link between 'leaky gut' and autoantibody production in HIV-positive patients

MUSC study provides evidence for link between 'leaky gut' and autoantibody production in HIV-positive patients

ETH researchers take major step towards personalized cancer immunotherapy

ETH researchers take major step towards personalized cancer immunotherapy

New 3D-printed feet designed to mimic diabetic foot wounds

New 3D-printed feet designed to mimic diabetic foot wounds

Study highlights need to diversify population-level genetic data for better disease prediction

Study highlights need to diversify population-level genetic data for better disease prediction

Poor lung function in individuals of shorter stature linked to higher heart disease risk

Poor lung function in individuals of shorter stature linked to higher heart disease risk

Prescriptions for antidepressants have doubled over the last decade says NHS report

Prescriptions for antidepressants have doubled over the last decade says NHS report

New discovery may explain low testosterone levels in men with diabetes

New discovery may explain low testosterone levels in men with diabetes

Just one dose of glucose while on keto diet can damage blood vessels

Just one dose of glucose while on keto diet can damage blood vessels

Vitamin C can reduce the length of ICU stay

Vitamin C can reduce the length of ICU stay

Common drug may lead to obesity in offspring

Common drug may lead to obesity in offspring

Supermarket offers linked to rise in obesity rates

Supermarket offers linked to rise in obesity rates