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A survey of nearly 60,000 children with T1D provides a full picture of how often DKA happens. Researchers have identified important differences in the occurrence of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) in children living with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Their findings were presented at the 53rd Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paedeatric Endocrinology in Dublin, […]

Dana Pazirer and Dana Ball

[Ever wonder about the origins of T1D Exchange and Glu? Starting in April, our friends at diaTribe published a series on Dana Ball, Executive Director of T1D Exchange and CEO of the nonprofit Unitio, and David Panzirer of the Helmsley Charitable Trust, the founding sponsor of T1D Exchange. Part 5 is below, along with the […]

A T1D Exchange study finds earlier diagnosis of type 1 diabetes and lower rates of DKA for children and adolescents of parents with type 1 diabetes. Children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes (T1D) who have at least one parent with T1D had less diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) at diagnosis and were diagnosed slightly sooner than […]

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I started my career in type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 2002 alongside Lee Iacocca as executive director of the Iacocca Foundation. Since my first day of work, I have been committed to improving the lives of those affected by T1D by funding the most promising research, development, and perhaps the most importantly, patient care and […]

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As Diabetes Awareness Month and second anniversary approaches in November, we want to say thank you for being on Glu. Whether you share our articles, participate in the conversations, or take our surveys, you’ve made a difference in advancing research in type 1 diabetes. T1D Exchange has grown rapidly. We have more than 20 corporate […]

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[As November approaches and we are about to celebrate Glu’s second anniversary along with World Diabetes Awareness Month, we’re happy to be able to share the research that has been done through T1D Exchange since its launch. Thank you for being part of this program!] A retrospective observational analysis comparing insulin pump therapy and hemoglobin […]

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[As November approaches and we are about to celebrate Glu’s second anniversary, we’re happy to be able to share the great research that has been done through T1D Exchange since its launch. Thank you for being part of this program!] Diabetes research has shown that the hallmark of type 1 diabetes (T1D) is the presence […]

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The more days that study participants wore their infusion sets, the higher were their fasting blood glucose levels. Researchers didn’t establish why this happened, however. -Christine Frost We asked Glu members to help us with a survey about infusion set use, and used the data from that survey to create a study which T1D Exchange […]

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T1D Exchange, the first program of Unitio, has recently presented data at the American Diabetes Association examining diabetes management and glycemic outcomes among twins concordant for T1D. All 64 patient participants are part of the T1D Exchange Clinic Registry, which is funded by the Helmsley Charitable Trust. Both identical (monozygotic) and fraternal (dizygotic) twins were […]

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T1D Exchange, the first program of Unitio, has completed a manuscript on a pivotal topic evaluating characteristics, treatments, and outcomes in type 1 diabetes (T1D) patients under six years of age on an international scale. David M. Maahs and his colleagues worry about the challenges faced by this age group and their families. “Children have […]