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Advances in treatment allow type 1 diabetics to live longer lives

October 24, 2011
Treatments for type 1 diabetes have come a long way in recent years, and this has enabled individuals with the condition to live much longer, healthier lives than would have been possible in the past.
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Lifestyle improvements may add years to diabetics' lives

October 21, 2011
People with type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes tend to die earlier than metabolically health individuals. However, experts say this doesn't need to be the case.
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A type 1 diabetes diagnosis can be a wake-up call that gets people moving

October 21, 2011
A type 1 diabetes diagnosis can be devastating for young people. Many individuals think mostly about what they will not be able to do as a result of their condition. However, sometimes diabetes can motivate individuals to make improvements in their lives.
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Health officials warn diabetics to get vaccinated against the flu

October 19, 2011
Flu season has almost arrived, and health officials are urging individuals with either type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes to get vaccinated against the virus in order to avoid potentially serious health complications.
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Common myths prevent diabetics from taking appropriate care of themselves

October 17, 2011
Both type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes can be difficult enough to deal with, even when an individual has a firm grasp of what their condition entails.
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New law seeks to make type 1 diabetes management easier in Illinois schools

October 17, 2011
Children with type 1 diabetes often have a difficult time managing their condition while they are at school.
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Children with type 1 diabetes can still enjoy Halloween

October 12, 2011
Few times of year are more fun for children than Halloween. However, the season can turn into a nightmare for parents of young people with type 1 diabetes. All the sugar-laden candy can wreak havoc on individuals' blood sugar management efforts.
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New guidelines offer recommendations for using continuous glucose monitoring in type 1 diabetics

October 12, 2011
Individuals who have type 1 diabetes may be able to utilize continuous glucose monitor tools to manage their blood sugar safely and accurately, according to a new set of guidelines.
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Too much time in front of the TV may lead to poor blood sugar control in type 1 diabetics

October 06, 2011
Individuals with type 1 diabetes who spend more time in front of the TV or computer each day are likely to have poorer blood sugar control than those who have less screen time, according to a new study.
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New campaign seeks to help more diabetics get diagnosed early

October 04, 2011
Between type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes, more than 26 million people in the U.S. can be considered diabetic. What is equally as concerning is the fact that there are 7 million individuals who have the condition but have yet to be diagnosed.
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