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  • What is Type 1 Diabetes? What is Type 1 Diabetes?

    Type 1 Diabetes is a condition where your pancreas produces little or no insulin.

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  • Complications from Diabetes Complications from Diabetes

    People with diabetes are at a higher risk of certain health problems. As a person with...

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  • Neuropathy Neuropathy

    A common complication caused by prolonged high blood glucose levels, is nerve damage, known as...

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  • Heart Disease and Stroke Heart Disease and Stroke

    Heart disease and stroke are two to four times more common in people with diabetes. They can...

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  • Testing your blood glucose level Testing your blood glucose level

    Having blood glucose levels that are too high or too low can be dangerous.

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  • I'm nervous about injecting myself I'm nervous about injecting myself

    When you first start giving yourself insulin injections, it can be a little scary ...

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  • What is pre-diabetes? What is pre-diabetes?

    Pre-diabetes is when your blood glucose levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to...

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  • What is Type 2 Diabetes? What is Type 2 Diabetes?

    Type 2 Diabetes occurs when your pancreas does not produce enough insulin and your body is...

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  • Retinopathy Retinopathy

    There are several problems caused by having a high blood glucose level over a long period of...

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  • Kidney Disease Kidney Disease

    High blood glucose levels can lead to serious or fatal kidney complications.

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  • Your blood glucose target range Your blood glucose target range

    Glucose is always present in the bloodstream, to be used as your body's main source of energy....

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  • What is the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes? What is the difference between Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes?

    If your doctor recommends you start insulin, you might think "If I'm now on insulin, do I have...

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  • What are the different types of insulin? What are the different types of insulin?

    When patients received the very first insulin injections back in the 1920s, there was only one...

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