- Q How does type 1 diabetes affect other illnesses?
Type 1 diabetes can lead to many other illnesses and health problems, particularly if uncontrolled. The most common are cardiovascular disease, kidney failure, blindness, foot problems, and stroke. Unmanaged type 1 diabetes during pregnancy also... Full Answer
- Q Does type 1 diabetes affect children differently than adults?
The onset of type 1 diabetes occurs much more frequently in children and young adults. In fact, type 1 diabetes has also been referred to as juvenile diabetes. However, children and adults experience the same signs and symptoms of this condition, such as... Full Answer