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type 1 diabetes


To Woolf, Genevieve, and a few close friends, it meant something entirely different: insulin-dependent, Type I diabetes.
Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  a severe, chronic form of diabetes occurs mainly in childhood or early adolescence and requires daily insulin injections for survival
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type 1 diabetes juvenile diabetes type I diabetes
Strongly Associated with:   type 2 diabetes
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Characterized by increased sugar levels in the blood and urine, excessive thirst, frequent urination, acidosis, and wasting. The most common form is caused by the destruction of beta cells in the pancreas by the auto-immune system, leaving the pancreas unable to produce insulin. Previously called  insulin-dependent or juvenile diabetes.
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  • To Woolf, Genevieve, and a few close friends, it meant something entirely different: insulin-dependent, Type I diabetes.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • In most patients, Type I diabetes spurs the appetite, sometimes to extremes.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
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