Diabetes & Heart Health

Diabetes & Heart Health

There are a number of things you can do to lower your risk of heart disease. Understanding the connection between diabetes and heart disease is the first step toward prevention.

What is Type 1 Diabetes?

What is Type 1 Diabetes?

Type 1 diabetes occurs when the pancreas loses its ability to produce insulin. Treatment of type 1 diabetes involves the administration of insulin in a way that mimics what the pancreas would have done.