Receiving a diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes can be overwhelming, along with all of the information about treatment options, but your diabetes care team will inform you about all of your options - from which type of insulin, to the best insulin delivery device.
I tend to write mostly about type 2 diabetes, because that's what I know best. But lately, there have been some interesting developments that may lead to real cures in people with type 1, so I thought I'd switch gears for a bit and write about type 1. Classic type 1 diabetes is an autoimmune disease. Your immune system attacks your beta…