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Lifestyle changes and medications may help people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes ward off complications

May 19, 2011
Although there are numerous medications to help people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes control their blood sugar levels, healthy lifestyle changes, such as increasing physical activity and eating well, are needed to ensure that these individuals are practicing optimal diabetes management.
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Professional bowler discusses how type 1 diabetes affects his lifestyle

May 18, 2011
When people think of professional sports, football or baseball may be the first thing that comes to mind. And when they picture a professional athlete, individuals may visualize a strong man or woman in excellent health - probably not an expert bowler with type 1 diabetes.
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Team Type 1 takes on Tour of California for type 1 diabetes research

May 18, 2011
Some of the bicyclists on Team Type 1 take hormone injections as they ride but these are not performance-enhancing steroids - they are insulin shots to help the athletes with type 1 diabetes maintain normal blood glucose levels as they compete.
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Type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes may affect sexual health

May 16, 2011
Although some people with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes are too embarrassed to ask their physician if these conditions can affect their sexual health, many of those individuals experience a reduced quality of sex life because they do not seek remedies for dysfunction or decreased desire.
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Regular cancer screenings may be necessary for individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

May 16, 2011
Just to err on the side of caution, individuals who have type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes may want to request that they undergo regular cancer screenings, since the metabolic disorders have been associated with an increased risk of an assortment of tumors.
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Care requirements may be unique for older individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

May 13, 2011
The baby boomer generation turns 65 this year, which means that more of the U.S. population will be coping with age-related health conditions. Although type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes may be diagnosed at any time in life, the risk of developing the latter increases with age.
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Individuals with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes may consider adding several 'super foods' to their diabetic diet

May 12, 2011
After some time, many diets become repetitive and individuals struggle to adhere to their monotonous eating regimens, which may put people who have type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes at risk for unhealthy changes in blood sugar levels.
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Children with type 1 diabetes will converge in Washington, D.C.

May 11, 2011
It may be easy for people who are unaffected by type 1 diabetes to forget how many Americans experience a decreased quality of life due to the disease.
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Some insight into islet cell transplantation for individuals with type 1 diabetes

May 10, 2011
Many people with type 1 diabetes have heard the buzz about a relatively new kind of diabetes treatment called islet cell transplantation. Individuals who want to explore this type of procedure may want to develop a basic understanding of it before speaking with their healthcare providers.
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Moms of children with type 1 diabetes rally for research

May 10, 2011
Diabetes management can be difficult for anyone with the chronic illness, especially children who develop type 1 diabetes at a young age.
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