New Glu Research Opportunity

We’re partnering with our friends at Tidepool to study how daily highs and lows might affect the health and well-being of people with type 1 diabetes.


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A recent poll of T1D Exchange Glu users finds 20 percent of respondents lost 3 to 5 hours of sleep weekly due to type 1 diabetes.

The Diabetes Disaster Relief Coalition provides a quick guide for healthcare providers on how to help people with diabetes on insulin therapy utilize the insulin available during a disaster.

Researchers are studying the fish to determine why they thrive despite wild blood glucose levels and insulin resistance.

Aretha Franklin Passes Away

The Queen of Soul was private about her diabetes and her health concerns. We gather what she disclosed about her health over the years.

For perhaps the first time ever, researchers are trying to standardize the definition of hypoglycemia and its aftereffects. T1D Exchange is providing important biological samples and data to help with the effort.

A young woman with type 1 diabetes and her father discuss her experience juggling type 1 diabetes and upset stomach.

See a short video about one of the 10 finalists for the T1D Diabetes Innovation Challenge.

Opinion When I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, I was a 10-year-old who had zero understanding of phrases like “health insurance”, “deductible”, “premium”, or “copay.” As I got older, I learned more about how health insurance worked, but it took me into adulthood to understand how coverage and out-of-pocket costs could affect my ability […]

An experienced traveler with celiac shares 10 tips learned from her experience traveling abroad. Celiac disease, like type 1 diabetes, is an autoimmune disorder caused by the body’s reaction to gluten. People with type 1 diabetes are more prone to other autoimmune disorders than the average population, and the incidence of celiac disease in those […]

Researchers also found that women with Type 1 who planned for pregnancy had lower A1C scores at conception and reported better health outcomes during pregnancy. The results of a recent T1D Exchange study underscored the value of prepping for a pregnancy with Type 1 diabetes. The study found that women with Type 1 diabetes who […]