Type 1 Diabetes

A Novel Way to Track Blood Sugar During Exercise

The first-ever device developed specifically for monitoring glucose levels during exercise may hit the market soon.

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Can a Very Low-Carb Diet Control Type 1 Diabetes?

A very low-carbohydrate diet can help improve blood sugar control in people with type 1 diabetes without significantly raising the risk for hypoglycemia.

By Diane Domina

Type 1 vs. Type 2 Diabetes: Differences and Similarities

Despite having very similar symptoms and medical risks, the two primary types of diabetes are actually very different when you look closely at what’s going on inside the body.

By Ginger Vieira

Type 1 Diabetes May Affect Muscle Health in Young Adults

Active young adults with type 1 diabetes may experience poor muscle health, finds a study from McMaster University and York University, both in Ontario, Canada.

By Diane Domina

Are You Unintentionally Spiking Your Blood Sugar?

Learn to recognize the most common culprits (we’re looking at you, brown rice). You might be surprised by some hidden carbohydrates.

By Ginger Vieira

Your Insulin-to-Carbohydrate Ratio: What’s Yours?

Whether you have type 2 or type 1 diabetes, it’s crucial to establish a baseline ‘insulin-to-carbohydrate ratio’ if you take insulin.

By Ginger Vieira