Type 1 Diabetes

What do you expect in this type of diabetes?

Type 1 diabetes Background

Type 1 diabetes usually diagnosed in children and young adults. Only 5% of people with diabetes have this form of the disease. In Type 1 the body doesn't produce insulin. The body breaks down the sugar and starches into simple sugar called glucose, used for energy. Insulin is a hormone that the body need to get glucose and with the help of insulin thereapy and other treatments, even young children can learn to manage their condition. Some Basic recommandation in diabetic diet are super foods like vitamins,minerals, and fiber. Also non-starchy, vegetable and fruits. A diary where you record all stuff you ate and its information.

What to do in Type 1 diabetes?

The blood sugar is monitored and adjusted in Type 1 diabetes to collect detailed information about blood glucose at many times. Blood levels are checked each day. You have to prick your finger and using a test tube in the machine you put your blood on the test tube and the test tube tells you how much insulin you need in your body. Also, they may need to check more often when they're sick or have changes in the diabetes treatment.The recommandation for exercise is to help you control diabetes and prevent long-term complications. It's easier to control your blood glucose level. Also,Exericse increases your insulin sensitivity.