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Opportunities to Highlight Type 1 Diabetes in November
Date:11/4/2008

ype 1 diabetes may be eligible to

participate in studies that are testing ways to slow down its

progression.

-- If diabetes can be delayed, even for a few years, those at risk may be

able to postpone the difficult challenges of trying to control their

glucose levels and the potential development of complications. Potential

complications of type 1 diabetes include heart disease, stroke,

blindness, kidney damage and lower-limb amputations.

-- Each year, more than 15,000 children in the U.S. are diagnosed with type

1 diabetes. It's the leading cause of diabetes in children and

adolescents, far surpassing those diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

-- An autoimmune disease, type 1 diabetes develops more often in children

and young adults. In the U.S., the peak ages for diagnosis are between

11 and 14. Currently there are no known ways to prevent or reverse the

disease. Unlike type 2 diabetes, which can sometimes be prevented or

controlled by diet and exercise, type 1 diabetes requires a lifelong

dependence on daily insulin injections.

-- We can put you in touch with TrialNet researchers, which include some of

the world's leading experts on type 1 diabetes, who can discuss the

latest developments in prevention, research and treatment. We can also

connect you with your closest TrialNet medical center that is conducting

free screening and provide you with access to the lead physician and

people who are taking part in the screening process.

-- More information about Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet screening and research

is available at http://www.DiabetesTrialNet.org or 1-800-425-8361.


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