Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes Articles

What I Wish I Had Known When I Was Diagnosed With Diabetes

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Find empowering wisdom and practical tips from a woman who has lived successfully with type 1 diabetes for many years.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Diabetes in Movies

By Diabetic Connect StaffA 1 Comment

Check out some of these popular portrayals of diabetes on screen, and find out what they got right (and wrong).

Why Do I Have Type 1 Diabetes?

By Jewels Doskicz 1 Comment

Helpful answers for anyone who has just learned they have type 1 diabetes—and for their loved ones.

Living With Type 1 in a Type 2 World

By Tom Betar 2 Comments

About 5 percent of people with diabetes have type 1. Get a firsthand perspective on what it's like to live with type 1 in a type 2 world.

What You Need Before You Leave: A Diabetes Supplies Checklist

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

Print out this diabetes supplies reminder list and do a quick check each time you leave the house so you never leave unprepared.

Isometric Exercises for People With Diabetes

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Isometric exercise is a great way to help people with diabetes stay active.

Type 1 Diabetes and Exercise

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Here are some tips to remember as you add physical activity to your diabetes management routine.

Your Type 1 Diabetes Diagnosis

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Here is some information on what to expect in your initial appointment and after a type 1 diabetes diagnosis.

Newly Diagnosed? Here’s What You Need to Buy

By Danielle Cronquist 1 Comment

If you've been newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, this list will help you be prepared for success.

A Childhood Vaccine Against Type 1 Diabetes Is Being Tested

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

A new vaccine provides oral insulin to children at high risk of developing diabetes.

How Your Doctor Tests for Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

To treat diabetes correctly, you and your healthcare provider need to know if you have type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

This Article Can Help You Receive Fair Treatment in the Workplace

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Under the Americans With Disabilities Act, employers, labor unions, and state and local governments cannot discriminate against individuals with disabilities.

How to Throw a Diabetic-Friendly Kids’ Birthday Party

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

For children with diabetes, participating in birthday parties poses certain risks.

New BioHub May Eliminate the Need for Type 1 Insulin Therapy

By Danielle Cronquist No Comments

Having a functioning pancreas may seem like an impossible dream if you suffer from type 1 diabetes, but the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) is closer than ever to perfecting its bioengineered “mini-organ” called the DR…

5 Tips for Handling Pregnancy and Type 1 Diabetes

By Jeanette Terry No Comments

Tips on how to stay strong until your delivery date while managing type 1 diabetes.

Understanding Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes: Part 1

By Diabetic Connect StaffA No Comments

Check out the differences and similarities between type 1 and type 2 diabetes.