Does exercise slows the onset of type 1 diabetes in children, adults?

22 octubre 2014

Rates of type 1 diabetes — the autoimmune form of the condition that often begins in childhood and eventually results in lifelong dependency on insulin — are increasing in almost all nations worldwide. However, while it appears possible from research in other forms of diabetes that physical exercise could slow the progression of this disease, there have been no studies to date that explore this in patients with type 1 diabetes.