Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Diabetes Type 1 Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Diabetes Type 1.

0SHARES
Types of Diabetes

Under normal circumstances, the glucose (sugar) levels in your blood rise after you eat a meal or snack. In response, the body produces a hormone called insulin, which is necessary in order for the body to convert glucose in your bloodstream into usa...  Read more

What is Pre-Diabetes?

Before developing the serious health condition of type 2 diabetes, a person will almost always have pre-diabetes beforehand. But pre-diabetes is a condition without symptoms, meaning that many people can have it without even knowing it. Left unchecke...  Read more

How to Use SparkPeople When You Have Pre-Diabetes

Welcome to SparkPeople, America's most active weight-loss and healthy living website! This article will introduce you to all of the SparkPeople features that can help adults take control of pre-diabetes. Studies have shown that by making healthy...  Read more

How to Use SparkPeople When You Have Type 2 Diabetes

Welcome to SparkPeople, America's most active weight-loss and healthy living website! This article will introduce you to all of the SparkPeople features that can help adults manage type 2 diabetes, including our Spark*D Diabetes Management Progra...  Read more

The Deal with Diabetes

What Is Diabetes? Diabetes is a condition that causes high blood sugar levels. It is a chronic disease that can be managed but not cured. It does not go away. Knowing as much as you can about the disease is the first step to managing it effectively...  Read more

New type 2 diabetic
Updated 2/20/2015 4:16:05 PM

Im sarah 26 and just diagnosed with diabetes.here lately my blood sugar has been in the 200s and 300s, highest was 392, today it was 320.wny ideas on how to lower it and I take oral medication no insulin.any tips would b helpful im scared of this dis...  Read more

border line of diabetes
Updated 2/18/2015 10:55:10 AM

I'm heating better and so is my husband I'm so blessed that I went to the doctor's this year and got the physical and blood work done or I would have never known. Walking more with husband and dog (wolf) my goal is to loose at least 40 pounds by this...  Read more

Who else is type 1 diabetic and trying to loose w
Updated 2/17/2015 2:58:59 AM

Who else is type 1 diabetic and trying to loose weight?...  Read more

What type of exercises are you doing?
Updated

What type of exercises are you doing?...  Read more

I have cut out all types of breads, pasta, white r
Updated

I have cut out all types of breads, pasta, white rice, crackers, desserts, diet soda and processed foods. Sounds extreme, but I feel fantastic and far outweighs my former indulgences. 306...  Read more

How To Overcome Diabetes!

If you have Diabetes Type II, it is one of the easiest medical problem to overcome. It takes two things: eating heathy and daily exercises. God Bless Everyone, Vic, Team Leader of SP God's Family....  Read more

Coffee, Magnesium, & Vitamin D For Overweight People

High coffee consumption could be associated with a reduced risk of type 2 diabetes, suggest Dutch researchers in a letter in the recent issue of British medical journal The Lancet. Reported in January's issue of Diabetes Care that the men and women w...  Read more

Managing Diabetes Group!

We are Managing Our Diabetes! And we will get it under control with good healthy eating and exercising, and the support of our Spark Friends! Come Join Us in your Quest to Become Healthy!...  Read more

Be Aware of Your Diabetes Risk

Since November is Diabetes Awareness Month, we wanted to take this opportunity to remind you about all the tools and content you can find on SparkPeople to help you successfully manage your diabetes whether you've been diagnosed as pre-diabetic o...  Read more

7 Signs of Type 2 Diabetes

1. You’re overweight. Even being just 10 to 15 pounds overweight can increase your risk of developing type 2 diabetes. If your child is overweight, make sure his pediatrician tests him, because type 2 diabetes is on the rise in kids. The encour...  Read more

diabetes type 2/new to sparks

Hi. My name is sharon. I'm 46 years old. I live in southern Indiana. I have had diabetes type 2 since 1999.My current a1c is 7.1%. I am going to try again on this weight loss journey and try to get my blood sugars back where they need to be. Its be...  Read more

Diabetes Type II Risk

For anyone with Type II Diabetes, there's really good news. You can beat it. Let me share my story: About five years ago, I was diagnosed with Type II Diabetes. The doctor prescribed Metformin and I began taking daily glucose readings. But Diabe...  Read more