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How can I stop complications developing?

Talking or thinking about long-term complications can be difficult and upsetting. You might also find it hard to make lifestyle changes that will decrease the risk of potential health problems, especially if they don’t show up until decades later

To lower your risk of complications, you need to manage your type 1 diabetes well, by:

Leading researchers in the UK and around the world are working to develop treatments to prevent the damage that complications cause.