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Heart health is a concern for individuals with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes

June 13, 2011
In addition to diabetes management, individuals who have either type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes must also closely monitor their heart health.
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Scientists find way to reverse type 1 diabetes in mice

June 13, 2011
When a young person is diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, it can affect his or her entire family due to the common belief that type 1 diabetes is more difficult to manage than type 2 diabetes.
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America's longest living man with type 1 diabetes turns 90

June 10, 2011
Despite the advances in diabetes medications, individuals who have type 1 diabetes have a lower life expectancy than the average person because even with proper diabetes management, they have a higher risk of experiencing life-threatening health complications, such as heart disease and stroke.
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Dual imaging may help individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes avoid amputation

June 10, 2011
Having a limb amputated is a fear of many individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes. People who have these conditions often require this type of procedure if they develop foot infections that are difficult or impossible to heal.
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Philadelphia man competes in rigorous Ironman competitions despite having type 1 diabetes

June 06, 2011
Type 1 diabetes has also been called juvenile diabetes since it is typically diagnosed during childhood. However, this was not the case for Philadelphia resident Andy Holder.
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HbA1c tests may not provide accurate blood glucose readings for individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes who have kidney failure

June 06, 2011
Many doctors recommend that their patients with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes undergo regular hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) tests to evaluate whether or not they have good long-term control of their blood sugar levels.
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Long-term type 1 diabetes patients reveal their survival secrets for Joslin study

June 03, 2011
Although type 1 diabetes management is still not easy, some people who were diagnosed with the disease decades ago believe that controlling the condition has become much more simple over the years due to medical advances and new treatment options.
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Popular drug combination may cause unsafe spike in blood sugar levels for individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

May 31, 2011
Many doctors recommend that individuals who have type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes should be extra careful when they begin taking new medications, since some drugs may affect one's blood glucose levels.
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Texting program offers advice, reminders on-the-go for people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

May 27, 2011
While a growing number of smartphone applications are offering services that help individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes manage their condition, a new program allows people who do not have advanced mobile phones to receive simple texts from the healthcare benefits provider Aetna.
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Simple CT scan may be able to predict early death risk in people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

May 26, 2011
One reason why physicians stress the importance of diabetes management for patients with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes is that these individuals have a high risk of dying early in life due to disease-related complications.
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