Type 1 Diabetes (Symptoms, Causes, Diet, Treatment, Life Expectancy) Center

Type 1 diabetes mellitus (juvenile) is an auto-immune disease with no known cause at this time. Symptoms of type 1 diabetes include frequent urination, unintentional weight loss, dry and itchy skin, vision problems, wounds that heal slowly, and excessive thirst.

Type 1 diabetes is diagnosed with blood tests. Treatment for type 1 diabetes include insulin, a type 1 diabetes diet, and exercise.

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