Savvy “Tough Topics” 10/20/21: GREAT TALK on Gastric/Digestive Issues and Type 1 Diabetes

Savvy “Tough Topics” 10/20/21: GREAT TALK on Gastric/Digestive Issues and Type 1 Diabetes

Gastric and Digestive STUFF make up some of the most unpleasant complications of T1D and no one really mentions them, no less wants to talk about them.  And they absolutely impact how we T1Ds absorb food and how we need to adapt our bolus strategies, as well as how we feel and function throughout the day and how we cope.

Though gastrointestinal (GI) complications are common in longstanding diabetes, changes in the gut begin as early as 6 months after diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes, even in young children.

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