Type 1 Diabetes (T1D): The Facts

  • T1D strikes indiscriminately.
  • T1D is currently an incurable, life-long condition.
  • The majority of patients are diagnosed with T1D are between the ages of 5 – 15.
  • If untreated, T1D leads to serious, life-threatening medical complications, including blindness, kidney failure, nerve damage and heart and blood vessel disease.

What is key to living with Type 1?