How to use Type 1 diabetes in a sentence

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  • People with type 1 diabetes will require insulin injections for the rest of their life.

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  • In part 3, they examine genome-wide searches for type 1 diabetes susceptibility genes.

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  • It doesn't seem to change blood sugar levels for people with Type 1 diabetes.

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  • While type 2 is the most prevalent, consisting of 90 to 95 percent of diabetes patients in the United States, type 1 diabetes is more common in children.

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  • Children who develop type 1 diabetes must eventually take regular insulin injections to keep blood glucose levels under control and do the job of the pancreas.

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  • While type 2 diabetes is a growing problem among American youth due to climbing obesity rates and more sedentary lifestyles, type 1 diabetes is more prevalent in children and adolescents.

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  • An estimated one in 400 to 500 children have type 1 diabetes.

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  • Up to 90 percent of cases of type 1 diabetes are the autoimmune subtype, sometimes called type 1A or immune-mediated diabetes.

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  • The other subtype of type 1 diabetes is called idiopathic, or type 1B diabetes.

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  • People who have idiopathic type 1 diabetes also experience beta cell destruction, but it is due to a chromosomal abnormality or an unknown cause rather than any autoimmune process.

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  • Children with type 1 diabetes must take insulin injections or infusions.

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  • Children with type 1 diabetes need daily injections of insulin to help their bodies use glucose.

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  • Transplantation of a healthy pancreas into a patient with type 1 diabetes can eliminate the need for insulin injections; however, this transplant is typically done only if a kidney transplant is performed at the same time.

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  • While the onset of type 1 diabetes is unpredictable, the risk of developing type 2 diabetes may be reduced by maintaining ideal weight and exercising regularly.

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  • Honeymoon phase-A period of time shortly following diagnosis of type 1 diabetes during which a child's need for insulin may decrease or disappear altogether.

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  • Among children with diabetes, hypoglycemia is much more common in those with type 1 diabetes (also known as insulin-dependent diabetes or juvenile diabetes) than in those with type 2 diabetes (formerly known as adult-onset diabetes).

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  • Care-givers of children with type 1 diabetes should have access to an emergency glucagon kit and be trained in its use.

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  • One researcher in Australia stated that the stresses on families with children diagnosed with moderate or severe AD are greater than the burdens on families with children with type 1 diabetes.

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  • The condition is often associated with the development of Type 1 diabetes mellitus (Type 1 DM) or juvenile onset diabetes.Diabetes causes elevated blood sugar levels in your blood due to deficient insulin production within your pancreas.

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  • Despite the name juvenile diabetes, type 1 diabetes can be diagnosed at any stage of life, although diagnosis in childhood through young adulthood is most common.

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