In 1979 The National Diabetes Data Group developed a new diabetes classification system: 1) insulin-dependent or type 1 diabetes, 2) non-insulin-dependent or type 2 diabetes, 3) gestational diabetes, and 4) diabetes associated with other syndromes or conditions. (ADA)
The Big Diabetes Lie - great recipes for family with Type 1 diabetes recipes - Doctors at the International Council for Truth in Medicine are revealing the truth about diabetes that has been suppressed for over 21 years.
I've had type 1 diabetes for the last twenty-two years, and I remember being told, many many times, that there will be a cure soon. GO BLUE FOR DIABETES DAY NOVEMBER We wear blue every Friday, year round too.
An infographic about Type One Diabetes. It starts of with a typical day in the life of someone with Then some facts towards the bottom. Created by Brent Nicolet. Pretty much sums up the last 16 and a half years of my life.
In 1990 The 64K autoantibody associated with type 1 diabetes was identified. This protein, GAD, or glutamate decarboxylase, was found to be an important enzyme involved in cellular communication in the brain and pancreas. Researchers found that the immune system’s attack on GAD triggers a progressive autoimmune response that leads to diabetes. (ADA)
I disagree. Diabetes deserves such an ugly title because of how ugly it is. "Disease" fits it just fine. Diabetes is on its own,I just fight against it.
At a time when less than half of all babies born to mothers with diabetes survived, Priscilla White, MD, started the Joslin Pregnancy Clinic. Fifty years later, Dr. White achieved a 90 percent survival rate among babies born to her patients. December 2005 cover