The AJMC® Type 1 Diabetes compendium is a comprehensive resource for news and interviews about this chronic autoimmune condition.
T1D Plus Psychiatric Disorders May Influence Educational OutcomesApril 20th 2023
Although children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) are slightly more likely to experience long-term educational underachievement than their peers without T1D, those who also have a psychiatric disorder have significantly lower odds of achieving educational milestones.
Closed-Loop Insulin System Keeps Glucose Levels in Range Longer Than Standard Care in Children With Type 1 DiabetesMarch 16th 2023
Young children using the t:slim X2 insulin pump with Control-IQ Technology system maintained target glucose levels for 3 hours longer than children using an insulin pump or daily injections with a continuous glucose monitor.
Study Confirms Safety, Tolerability of Oral GABA for Type 1 DiabetesFebruary 23rd 2023
A trial enrolling 97 children newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes did not meet the primary endpoint of preservation of insulin production by beta cells, but it did show a significant decrease in fasting and clinically relevant reduced serum glucagon.
Glycemia Risk Index Measures Hypoglycemia, Hyperglycemia Risk in Patients With T1DFebruary 17th 2023
The glycemia risk index (GRI) showed that pediatric patients and those receiving continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion had higher overall component of hypoglycemia than adults and those receiving multiple doses of insulin.
Nearly Identical Rates of Overweight, Obesity Between Adults With T1D, General PopulationFebruary 14th 2023
Data showed that 64% of adults without any type of diabetes had overweight or obesity, compared with 62% of adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and 86% with type 2 diabetes between 2016 and 2021.
Family-Centered Interventions Improve Health Outcomes in Children, Adolescents With T1DFebruary 11th 2023
Interventions in 9 studies were linked with varying effects on glycated hemoglobin, type 1 diabetes (T1D) management adherence, self-management behaviors, and parent-child teamwork in T1D management.
Germany Saw Significant Increase in T1D, DKA Onset During COVID-19 PandemicFebruary 10th 2023
Based on trends between 2011 and 2019, type 1 diabetes (T1D) and diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) incidence in German children and adolescents increased significantly more than previous estimates.
Comorbid PTSD May Be Linked to Worse T1D OutcomesFebruary 3rd 2023
Younger patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) and comorbid post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) faced the strongest negative impact on certain T1D outcomes compared with patients without PTSD or general mental comorbidities.
Female Adolescents With T1D Have Lower Quality of Life Than Male ChildrenJanuary 27th 2023
A systematic review evaluating sex differences in children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) found that female children had higher rates of comorbidities, higher body mass index, required higher insulin doses, and had a lower quality of life compared with male children.
Potential Link Between T1D Self-stigma, HbA1c in Japanese AdultsJanuary 25th 2023
Though not a causal relationship, a cross-sectional study found a significant association between diabetes-related self-stigma and glycated hemoglobin (HbA1c) in Japanese adults with type 1 diabetes (T1D).
Immediate Relatives of Patients With T1D Have Increased Individual Risk of T1D, Major Depression, ADHDJanuary 14th 2023
Individuals with a direct relative with type 1 diabetes (T1D) were 46 times more likely to have T1D and 17% more likely to have major depression, compared with individuals without.