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TYPE 1 DIABETES

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Nutrition - Type 1 Diabetes

Type 1 diabetes means that there is a problem with how the body handles sugar (glucose). This condition can be controlled by eating healthy, participating in regular exercise and taking insulin as prescribed.


Make healthy food choices


Focus on carbohydrates


Monitor your blood sugar

 

Last revised July 2009, Adult Diabetes Education Program