Experimental device could be life-changing for those with Type 1 diabetes

An experimental new device currently being tested in humans could vastly change the lives of those with Type 1 diabetes, potentially freeing them up from daily insulin injections and monitoring.

Type 1 -- or juvenile diabetes as it used to be called -- is the less common form of the disease that's often diagnosed in childhood. In Type 1, the pancreas no longer produces adequate insulin, so patients must rely on daily injections of the hormone to manage their blood sugar.

Read more here: http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/experimental-device-could-be-life-changing-for-those-with-type-1-diabetes-1.2589913#_gus&_gucid=&_gup=Facebook&_gsc=m1vCSIm


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