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Type 1 Diabetes

When it comes to diabetes Type one is not as common as Type two diabetes and it mostly affects people at a young age. It is found mostly in people below the age of forty and even more in people under the age of fourteen. There happen to be cases where it has been detected …

Diabetes – Having it and not being aware

Among people suffering from diabetes it is safe to say that almost one third of them are not aware of it. Just like the symptoms of growing old, the symptoms  also seem quite harmless. This diabetes blog post tells you about the different types and some of the general symptoms of each to help you …

Diabetes: Types of Diabetes

There were only 3 major types of diabetes known earlier listed as below: Type 1 Diabetes – You produce no insulin at all. Type 2 Diabetes – You don’t produce enough insulin, or your insulin is not working properly. Gestational Diabetes – You develop diabetes just during your pregnancy. Diabetes Types 1 & 2 are …

Insulin pumps are more effective than injections for treating Type 1 diabetes

Sensor-augmented insulin pump therapy achieves significantly better glycemic control in patients with Type 1 diabetes than multiple insulin injections, show results from the STAR 3 study. The Sensor-Augmented Pump Therapy for A1C Reduction (STAR) 3 study was set up to evaluate the use of a continuous glucose monitor combined with a glucose pump, compared with …