How to prevent problems with diabetes
when you have a cold

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Even a mild cold can throw blood sugar levels off balance for people with type 1 diabetes. The body releases stress hormones. These unlock glucose stores, which raises blood sugar levels. Here are some things to watch out for and tips and tricks you can use to control this process.

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How to enjoy a healthy, balanced
diet even with diabetes

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The Christmas holidays are over, and for many people the new year means making resolutions. For a lot of people, a healthier diet is right at the top of their list of priorities. Nevertheless, eating is not only about satisfying hunger, but also about enjoyment. This is true for people with type 1 diabetes too, but it is important to be aware of some additional factors that affect your diet. 

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The challenges with type 1
diabetes in old age

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With increasing age, physical performance often declines: One's hearing and vision deteriorate, one is less mobile, and sometimes one is not as mentally capable as before. Diabetes further reduces the quality of life that declines with age. However, there are certain points that can and should be considered.

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Leisure tips for people with
type 1 diabetes

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For many people, free time means freedom. The freedom to do what and when you want. There are people who can never get enough exercise in their free time. Then there are those who prefer to read a book in a deck chair or go to the movies. It's no different for people with type 1 diabetes. Except that they have to consider that the active type of leisure requires less insulin and the passive more.

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