Testing for type 1 diabetes has advanced dramatically in the last several years. Currently, a simple fingerstick blood test can detect antibodies that identify children who are at a high risk of developing type 1 diabetes. However, there is no way to prevent type 1 diabetes.
Anyone who has diabetes has five compelling reasons to eat very little food that is high in carbohydrates. But for years we have been misled. 1. Managing Our Metabolism One of the strangest things about diabetes is that a low-carb diet is still controversial. Diabetes is clearly a disturbance of carbohydrate metabolism. The cause…