Type 1 Diabetes Index

Featured: Type 1 Diabetes Main Article

Type 1 diabetes mellitus (juvenile) is an auto-immune disease with no known cause at this time. Symptoms of type 1 diabetes include:

Type 1 diabetes is diagnosed with blood tests. Treatment for type 1 diabetes include:

Patient Discussions - Viewers share their comments

Medications

    Related Diseases & Conditions

    • Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection of the bladder, kidneys, ureters, or urethra. E. coli, a type of bacteria that...learn more »
      In This Article
      Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) Article
      • What is a urinary tract infection (UTI)?
      • What are causes and risk factors for a urinary tract infection?
      • Are urinary tract infections contagious?
      • What are urinary tract infection symptoms and signs?
      • When should people seek medical care for a UTI?
      • How do health care professionals diagnose a urinary tract infection?
      • What kinds of doctors treat urinary tract infections?
      • Are there home remedies for a urinary tract infection?
      • What is the treatment for a urinary tract infection?
      • How long does a UTI last after treatment with antibiotics?
      • What follow-up is needed for a urinary tract infection?
      • Is it possible to prevent a urinary tract infection?
      • What is the prognosis of a urinary tract infection?
    • Diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2) Diabetes is a chronic condition characterized by high levels of sugar (glucose) in the blood. The two types of diabetes are...learn more »
      In This Article
      Diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2) Article
      • Diabetes type 1 and type 2 definition and facts
      • What is diabetes?
      • How many people in the US have diabetes?
      • 9 early signs and symptoms of diabetes
      • How do I know if I have diabetes?
      • What causes diabetes?
      • What are the risk factors for diabetes?
      • What are the different types of diabetes?
      • What is type 1 diabetes
      • What is type 2 diabetes
      • What are the other types of diabetes?
      • What kind of doctor treats diabetes?
      • How is diabetes diagnosed?
      • Why is blood sugar checked at home?
      • What are the acute complications of diabetes?
      • What are the chronic complications of diabetes?
      • What can be done to slow the complications of diabetes?
      • What is the prognosis for a person with diabetes?
    • Fatty Liver Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease occurs due to the accumulation of abnormal amounts of fat within the liver. Fatty liver most...learn more »
      In This Article
      Fatty Liver Article
      • Nonalcoholic fatty liver facts
      • What is fatty liver disease?
      • What causes nonalcoholic fatty liver disease?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of fatty liver?
      • How is nonalcoholic fatty liver disease diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease?
      • Fatty liver and diet
      • Fatty liver, weight loss, and exercise
      • Medications and other treatment options
      • Bariatric surgery
      • Liver transplantation
      • What is the relationship between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and cardiovascular disease?
      • What diseases are associated with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease?
      • What are the complications of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease?
      • Does nonalcoholic fatty liver disease occur in children?
    • Insulin Resistance Insulin resistance is the diminished ability of cells to respond to the action of insulin in transporting glucose (sugar) from...learn more »
      In This Article
      Insulin Resistance Article
      • Insulin resistance definition and facts
      • What is insulin resistance?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of insulin resistance?
      • What causes insulin resistance?
      • What is the relationship between insulin resistance and diabetes?
      • What are normal insulin levels?
      • What medical conditions are associated with insulin resistance?
      • Who is at risk for insulin resistance?
      • Which specialties of doctors treat insulin resistance?
      • Is there a test for insulin resistance?
      • Can insulin resistance be cured?
      • Is there a special diet plan for treating insulin resistance?
      • What foods help prevent type 2 diabetes?
      • What about exercise to treat insulin resistance?
      • What medications treat insulin resistance?
      • Can insulin resistance be prevented?
      • What is the prognosis for a person with insulin resistance?
      • What's new in insulin resistance?
    • Fatigue Fatigue can be described in various ways. Sometimes fatigue is described as feeling a lack of energy and motivation (both mental...learn more »
      In This Article
      Fatigue Article
      • Fatigue Facts
      • Fatigue introduction
      • What causes fatigue?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of fatigue?
      • How is the cause of fatigue diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for fatigue?
      • Can fatigue be prevented?
    • List of Medical Abbreviations (Acronyms and Definitions) Doctors, pharmacists, and other health-care professionals use abbreviations, acronyms, and other terminology for instructions...learn more »
      In This Article
      List of Medical Abbreviations (Acronyms and Definitions) Article
      • Medical abbreviations: What do they mean?
      • A - Medical abbreviations
      • B - Medical abbreviations
      • C - Medical abbreviations
      • D - Medical abbreviations
      • E - Medical abbreviations
      • F - Medical abbreviations
      • G - Medical abbreviations
      • H - Medical abbreviations
      • I - Medical abbreviations
      • J - Medical abbreviations
      • K - Medical abbreviations
      • L - Medical abbreviations
      • M - Medical abbreviations
      • N - Medical abbreviations
      • O - Medical abbreviations
      • P - Medical abbreviations
      • Q - Medical abbreviations
      • R - Medical abbreviations
      • S - Medical abbreviations
      • T - Medical abbreviations
      • U - Medical abbreviations
      • V - Medical abbreviations
      • W - Medical abbreviations
      • X - Medical abbreviations

Related FAQs, Doctor's & Expert's Views

Health & Living

Procedures & Tests

Health News

Tools & References


Terms related to Type 1 Diabetes:

  • Diabetes, Type 1
  • Insulin Dependent Diabetes