"...sterilizing old syringes for reuse in a boiling pot, no commercially available blood glucose meters until 1971, limited insulin options, etc. Now, Type-1 Diabetics can live much fuller, functional lives. However, a century ago, this was essentially a fatal diagnosis."

"...sterilizing old syringes for reuse in a boiling pot, no commercially available blood glucose meters until 1971, limited insulin options, etc. Now, Type-1 Diabetics can live much fuller, functional lives. However, a century ago, this was essentially a fatal diagnosis."

  "...Type-1 Diabetics are NOT just set up for one diagnosis, they are set up for increased risk for all ten of the leading causes of death and a predicted reduction in survival by approximately a decade."

"...Type-1 Diabetics are NOT just set up for one diagnosis, they are set up for increased risk for all ten of the leading causes of death and a predicted reduction in survival by approximately a decade."

  "...there has been no clinical trial to validate that this [standard dietary approach] nutritional plan is optimal for Type-1 Diabetic glycemic management. Question: Then why are these recommendations given to Type-1 Diabetics?"

"...there has been no clinical trial to validate that this [standard dietary approach] nutritional plan is optimal for Type-1 Diabetic glycemic management. Question: Then why are these recommendations given to Type-1 Diabetics?"


Rethinking Nutrition for Type-1 Diabetics | Andrew Koutnik | TEDxUSF