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Going back to school can be difficult for children with type 1 diabetes and their parents

August 17, 2011
In a couple of weeks, millions of children across the country will be heading back to school. For those who have type 1 diabetes, this could pose problems for their health.
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Racecar driver shows type 1 diabetes doesn't have to slow you down

August 15, 2011
IndyCar driver Charlie Kimball has been racing cars since the age of 9. So when he was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes a couple years ago, he decided it wouldn't slow him down, even though it requires strict attention to test results and treatment schedules.
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Rising diabetes costs put strain on families' budgets

August 11, 2011
Anyone who lives with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes knows that these can be intensive conditions to care for. They require frequent blood sugar testing, insulin injections and medications. Without all this, a person's blood sugar could spike to dangerous levels.
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Parents need to watch for type 1 diabetes symptoms in their children

August 09, 2011
Type 1 diabetes can be an extremely dangerous condition for children, particularly if it is left untreated for any period of time. But how can parents know if their child has the disease?
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Baseball star shows kids they can do big things with type 1 diabetes

August 09, 2011
A type 1 diabetes diagnosis can be devastating to young children. The news often means that they could be limited in the types of activities they can get involved in and that they will have to spend significant amounts of their time testing their blood sugar and taking insulin injections.
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American Idol contestant looks to use fame to raise funds for type 1 diabetes research

August 04, 2011
Watching her perform under the bright lights of American Idol, it may have been easy to forget that Crystal Bowersox has type 1 diabetes, a severe condition that could have held her back and prevented her from reaching such heights.
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New app helps individuals with type 1 diabetes track their injections

August 04, 2011
Among the many travails faced by individuals with type 1 diabetes, the need for regular insulin injections is among the most burdensome.
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Tips on living with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

July 29, 2011
A type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes diagnosis may change people's lives rather quickly. Having everything they need to know about diabetes management piled on them at once may be too overwhelming to remember.
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Regulatory changes may make diabetes management easier for truckers with type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes

July 29, 2011
Individuals who require insulin in order to control their type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes may be told that there are certain activities in which they cannot engage.
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Authoritative parenting styles may promote optimal diabetes management in kids with type 1 diabetes

July 29, 2011
Parents may be as overwhelmed as their children when their offspring are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
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