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Find support and information to help you understand your diagnosis and manage type 1 diabetes
Find out about causes, symptoms, complications and facts and figures about type 1
Discover JDRF's research to cure, treat and prevent type 1 diabetes and its complications.
Scientists have found that having HbA1c levels slightly above the recommended 6.5% doesn't increase the risks of complications in type 1 diabetes. However, dropping below 6.5% can increase the risk of hypoglycaemia and retinopathy.Read more
Joining forces across the US, a team of researchers have found that a new biomarker of beta cell death could boost current methods that predict if and when a person will develop type 1 diabetes.Read more
After our media coverage calling on the Government for more detail on access to insulin in the event of a no-deal Brexit, JDRF and Diabetes UK provide this update.Read more
For Diabetes Week 2019, JDRF is encouraging people affected by type 1 to share our Mythbusting Quiz to help others grasp the reality of the condition.Find out more
Results from the American Diabetes Association (ADA) conference show flash reduces hypos for thousands of people with type 1.Read more
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