In this part, you discover the central roles of glucose and insulin in T1DM and the way that one, insulin, controls the other. You find out what happens when this control doesn't take place. I also explain who typically gets T1DM, how it's diagnosed, and how to move forward after a diagnosis.
As I say in this introduction, there's more than one kind of diabetes. You find out how to tell them apart in this part. It's not always an easy task, especially when the patient is a child, so the info in this part is essential.
Was this article helpful?