Type 1 Diabetes - Health Tools
Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health.Actionsets are designed to help people take an active role in managing a health condition. Diabetes: Checking Your Blood Sugar Diabetes: Coping With Your Feelings About Your Diet Diabetes: Counting Carbs if You Use Insulin Diabetes: Dealing With Low Blood Sugar From Insulin Diabetes: Giving Yourself an Insulin Shot Diabetes: Living With an Insulin Pump Diabetes: Preventing High Blood Sugar Emergencies Diabetes: Taking Care of Your Feet Diabetes: Using a Plate Format to Plan Meals Pregnancy and Diabetes: Planning for PregnancyInteractive tools are designed to help people determine health risks, ideal weight, target heart rate, and more. Interactive Tool: Are You Depressed?
Diabetic Retinopathy - Health Tools
This health tool will help you make wise health decisions or take action regarding retinopathy.
Diabetes Guide - Symptoms
Symptoms of type 1 diabetes usually develop quickly, over a few days to weeks, and are caused by blood sugar levels rising above the normal range (hyperglycemia).
Type 1 Diabetes: Children Living With the Disease - Medications
Insulin is the only medication that can treat type 1 diabetes.
Type 1 Diabetes - Topic Overview
This topic provides general information about type 1 diabetes.
Type 1 Diabetes: Children Living With the Disease - What Happens
information on low blood sugar and high blood sugar in children with type 1 diabetes.
Diabetic Retinopathy - What Increases Your Risk
Your risk of developing diabetic retinopathy depends largely on two factors: how long you have had diabetes and what type of diabetes you have.
Type 1 Diabetes: Children Living With the Disease - When To Call a Doctor
Find out when to call a doctor about type 1 diabetes in children.
Type 1 Diabetes: Children Living With the Disease - Cause
Type 1 diabetes develops when your child's pancreas stops producing enough insulin.
Type 1 Diabetes - What Increases Your Risk
Risk factors for type 1 diabetes include: Family history of type 1 diabetes.