New Technology Reduce Burden and Improves Type 1 Diabetes Management

Although significantly less prevalent than type 2 diabetes, type 1 affects over 1 million children and adults in the United States – or about 5% of the diabetes population. Individuals with type 1 diabetes must monitor their blood sugar levels continuously to ensure they do not drop or grow to dangerous measures. Conventional monitoring methods require […]

Linking Cerebral Small Vessel Disease (SVD) & Type 1 Diabetes

Findings published in Diabetes Care indicate a correlation between adults diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, and cerebral small-vessel disease and micro-bleeds. Professor of nephrology at Helsinki University Central Hospital in Finland Per-Henrik Groop, MD, DMSc, FRCPE wrote: “Type 1 diabetes is associated with a fivefold increased risk of stroke, with cerebral small-vessel disease (SVD) as […]