Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles https://www.endocrineweb.com/ Thu, 02 Jul 2020 17:20:50 -0400 Sun, 05 Jul 2020 11:28:53 -0400 A Day in the Life of a Type 1 Diabetic https://www.endocrineweb.com/my-type-1-diabetes-routine <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/my-type-1-diabetes-routine"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/article/63205-diabeticdanica.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->In this video, YouTuber ‘Diabetic Danica’ shares a glimpse into her daily type 1 diabetes routine Lisa Marie Basile Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Diabetes Stress: 2 Ways to Help You Feel More in Control https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/diabetes-stress-2-ways-help-you-feel-more-control <a href="https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/diabetes-stress-2-ways-help-you-feel-more-control"><img src="https://static.endocrineweb.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/lead-image-teaser/lead-images/article/61816-diabetesgroupsstress_31047572_m.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="5" vspace="5" border="1" width="85" height="60" /></a><!--paging_filter-->2 different approaches—1 focused on educational tips, and the other on coping strategies_ proved effective in helping people with diabetes reduce their stress and anxiety, leading to better disease management. Kathleen Doheny Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Bionic Pancreas Controls Blood Sugar Levels in Adolescent and Adults with Type 1 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-1-diabetes/14684-bionic-pancreas-controls-blood-sugar-levels-adolescent-adults-type-1-diab Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles t:flex Large Capacity Insulin Pump for Diabetes is Available https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-1-diabetes/14669-tflex-large-capacity-insulin-pump-diabetes-available <!--paging_filter--><p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved the t:flex™ insulin pump for marketing. The pump, manufactured by Tandem Diabetes Care, can store the largest amount of insulin (480 units) of any pump available in the United States.</p> Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Depression, Anxiety, and Eating Disorders Are Common in Teens and Young Adults with Type 1 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/diabetes/14504-depression-anxiety-eating-disorders-are-common-teens-young-adults-type-1-diabete <!--paging_filter--><p>Managing type 1 diabetes during the teenage years is challenging. Physical changes, social pressures, and stress can make it harder for teenagers and young adults to control their blood sugar levels.</p> Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Artificial Pancreas Is Being Tested for Overnight Use in Type 1 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/news/type-1-diabetes/14134-artificial-pancreas-being-tested-overnight-use-type-1-diabetes <!--paging_filter-->A big challenge for people with type 1 diabetes is managing blood sugar (or glucose) levels when they are asleep. Dips in blood sugar levels overnight may go unrecognized and can lead to serious consequences, including seizures and coma or, in rare cases, death. Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Early Intensive Blood Sugar Control Lengthens Life in People with Type 1 Diabetes https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/early-intensive-blood-sugar-control-lengthens-life-people-type-1-diabetes <!--paging_filter-->Closely controlling blood sugar levels early in the treatment of type 1 diabetes was linked to a lower risk of death later in life, according to findings from a study that followed people with type 1 diabetes for approximately 27 years. The findings were published in the January 6 issue of JAMA. Grazia Aleppo MD, FACE, FACP Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles What is Insulin? https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/what-insulin <!--paging_filter-->Insulin is a hormone made by the pancreas that allows your body to use sugar (glucose) from carbohydrates in the food that you eat for energy or to store glucose for future use. Insulin helps keeps your blood sugar level from getting too high (hyperglycemia) or too low (hypoglycemia). Amy Hess-Fischl MS, RD, LDN, BC-ADM, CDE Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Type 1 Diabetes and Exercise https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/type-1-diabetes-exercise <!--paging_filter-->Exercise is a vital part of controlling and treating type 1 diabetes. Staying fit and active helps you avoid long-term complications of diabetes. Learn what exercises you should do and how to develop a good exercise plan for you. Daphne E. Smith-Marsh PharmD, CDE Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles Type 1 Diabetes Center https://www.endocrineweb.com/conditions/type-1-diabetes/type-1-diabetes-center <!--paging_filter-->This article includes important terms and definitions associated with osteoporosis to help you better understand the disease. Kelly M. Rehan Recent Type 1 Diabetes Articles