World Diabetes Day 2019
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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.
A group of scientists at the University of Oxford, led by JDRF-funded Professor John Todd, has found that people who are diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at a very young age are likely to have more changes to key immune system genes than people diagnosed with type 1 later in life.Read more
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
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
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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